Brame Joins Benchmark Community Bank

May 9, 2018 - Benchmark Community Bank is pleased to announce that Hillary Brame has joined the organization as Relationship Banker in the Henderson office. In her role, Brame will be introducing customers to Benchmark’s broad-based menu of deposit and lending opportunities.

"I am delighted to have Hillary bring her talents and skills to Benchmark," said Senior Vice President/North Carolina Market Executive Rick Houser. "Her reputation in the area is outstanding, and we know she will be a great asset for Benchmark as we enter this phase of our Henderson market development."

A Henderson resident, Brame has worked in retail banking since 2010. She comes to Benchmark with accomplishments in the areas of relationship building, customer service, and branch operations. She graduated in 2010 from Barton College, Wilson, NC, with a degree in Business Administration. The mother of one preschooler, Brame is a Vance County native looking to stay connected with her hometown.

The local connectivity was one aspect of Benchmark that attracted Brame. "Benchmark is a local, community bank committed to contributing to the quality of life of the communities we serve," she said. "The ‘With you for Life!’ slogan plays itself out in the bank’s focus on building relationships with our customers. Our ability to craft banking products and services to fit our customers is exciting. It’s such a different way to bank."

"Hillary is an exceptional addition to our Henderson team," said Vice President/Henderson Market Executive Curtis Tyndall. "Her professionalism and dedication truly underscore Benchmark’s commitment to being part of the communities we serve through personal and institutional involvement, as well as our pledge to invest in the places we call 'home.'"

Benchmark Community Bank, founded in 1971, is headquartered in Kenbridge, VA. Along with its Henderson office, Benchmark operates twelve banking offices located throughout central Southside Virginia, as well as a second North Carolina office in Wake Forest. The Henderson office is located on the ground floor in Suite 105 at 1775 Graham Avenue. Since 2007, Benchmark has been named one of the Top 200 Community Banks in the nation by American Banker magazine. To learn more about Benchmark, please visit or call the Henderson office at (252) 436-0051.

Contact: Helen Person, VP/Director of Marketing
434-676-2666 ext. 1103


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