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The Citizens Bank Welcomes Joel Odom and Elliott Koonce

The Citizens Bank would like to welcome Joel Odom and Elliott Koonce to The Citizens Bank Family.

Joel Odom comes on board as Senior Vice President and Regional Executive for our Coastal Region. He will have responsibility for the Georgetown, Pawleys Island/Murrells Inlet and Myrtle Beach markets. Joel comes from South State Bank where he served as Senior Commercial Lending Executive for their 14 branch Grand Strand Region.

Elliott Koonce comes on board as Vice President and Mortgage Banker. Elliott has been with South State Bank in the South Strand market for the last 10 years. He was a commercial Banker until two years ago when he changed his career path to pursue the robust mortgage banking opportunities in the Grand Strand market place. In 2014 Elliott was the highest producing mortgage banker in South State’s Grand Strand Region. Elliott’s credit knowledge of commercial lending, credit underwriting considerations, and contacts in the market make him the ideal addition to our Coastal Region team.