Wicker elected to American Bankers Association Board of Directors


MYRTLE BEACH, South Carolina, October 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ –K. wayne wicker, chairman and CEO of South Atlantic Bank, was today elected to the board of directors of the American Bankers Association (ABA). Members attending the ABA Annual Convention elected new ABA officers and trustees for the 2022-2023 association year.

“I commend our newly elected leaders and board members who will play a critical role in directing the ABA’s work on behalf of America’s banks over the next year,” said Rob NicholsPresident and CEO of the ABA.

Wicker has over 30 years of banking experience. He serves on the South Carolina State Council of Financial Institutions and is Past President of the South Carolina Bankers Association. He also sits on the ABA’s Council of Members.

Wicker holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from The Citadel and completed the Graduate School of Banking of the South at Louisiana State University and the South Carolina Bankers School in University of South Carolina. A former member of the South Carolina Air National Guard, Wicker is a Gulf War veteran.

About South Atlantic Bancshares, Inc.

South Atlantic Bancshares, Inc. (OTCQX: SABK) is a registered bank holding company based in Myrtle Beach, SC with over $1.4 billion in total assets. The Company’s banking subsidiary, South Atlantic Bank, is a full-service financial institution covering the entire coastal area of Caroline from the south, and is locally owned, controlled and operated. The Bank operates eleven offices in myrtle beach, carolina forest, North Myrtle Beach, Murrels Inlet, Pawleys Island, georgetown, mount pleasant, Charleston, Bluffton and Hilton Head Island, Caroline from the south. The Bank specializes in providing personalized community banking services to individuals, small businesses and corporations. Services include a full suite of personal and business banking products, including mortgage and cash management. For more information, visit www.SouthAtlantic.bank.

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SOURCE Bank of the South Atlantic


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