First Posted: 8/22/2010
TROY First Bank recently announced that it has hired Marcus Bryant as assistant vice president and credit analyst at its Lumberton location, and Eulalia Barajas as assistant vice president at its Pembroke location.
Bryant is an experienced lender and has worked in banking for several years.
We are excited to welcome Marcus to our Lumberton team, said First Bank Regional Executive and Senior Vice President Mike Hardin. His experience as a commercial lender, as well as his commitment to serving Robeson County, makes him a valuable resource as we work to offer the best in community banking.
A native of Pembroke, Bryant graduated from Purnell Swett Senior High and went on to earn a bachelors of arts in Sociology from The University of North Carolina at Pembroke. He has continued his education at East Carolina Universitys RMA Lending School.
Bryant serves as an ambassador on the Pembroke Area Chamber of Commerce, as a member of Tri-Warrior and as a soccer coach for the Pembroke Recreation Department.
Barajas joined the bank with eight years of banking experience.
We are very pleased to welcome Eulalia into the First Bank family, said First Bank Area Executive and Branch Manager Susie Jones. Her many years of banking experience and strong ties to the Pembroke community make her a valuable addition to our team.
A native of Fuqua-Varina, Barajas graduated from Harnett Central High School and went on to earn a bachelors of arts in Public Relations from UNCP.
Barajas is a member of Tri-Warrior and the Pembroke Area Chamber of Commerce. She also serves as a soccer coach for the Pembroke Recreation Department.
For more information about First Bank, visit FirstBancorp.com.