Mr. Ellis is responsible for managing client relationships and ensuring the credit quality within a given portfolio. He also serves on the credit committee and assists with daily loan operations. Mr. Ellis has fourteen years of banking and accounting experience, nearly six of which were spent in loan review and risk management roles with various financial institutions, most recently as Vice President with Carolina Bank. He also has more than seven years of audit and consulting experience with multiple accounting firms, both regional and national. Mr. Ellis holds a BS in Business Management with an Accounting Emphasis from Emory and Henry College.