Staff Promotions at South Atlantic Bank
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, November 3, 2015 – South Atlantic Bank’s Brian Michel and Kurt Seguer, both commercial lenders in South Atlantic Bank’s Mount Pleasant office, have been promoted to the rank of senior vice president. Additionally, Kathy Doane, located in the Myrtle Beach headquarters in the accounting department, has been promoted to assistant vice president.
Michel has 17 years of banking experience within the Mount Pleasant and Charleston market. Prior to joining South Atlantic Bank, he served Tidelands Bank as a vice president for mortgage banking. Michel is a graduate of Wofford College with a B.A. degree in accounting. A native of Mount Pleasant, he served on the Bishop England High School Advisory Board and the board of Florence Crittenton Programs of South Carolina.
Seguer began his career with Boston Financial Data Services before joining Tidelands Bank in 2005 as a commercial banker. Seguer joined South Atlantic Bank and serves with 17 years of banking experience. He is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth with a B.A. degree in writing and communication. He also received an M.B.A degree from Regis University in Colorado and completed the South Carolina Bankers Association School of Banking. A native of New Bedford, Massachusetts, he has resided in Ladson for the past 10 years. He is a member of the Historic Rotary Club of Charleston and is currently enrolled in Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University.
Both Michel and Seguer joined South Atlantic Bank in October 2013. Their presence developed South Atlantic Bank’s loan production office in Mount Pleasant that would become a full service office within the year.
Doane has more than 21 years of accounting experience, all with community banks in the Myrtle Beach market. She joined South Atlantic Bank as a senior financial accountant in February 2008, a position she will continue to hold. She is a graduate of the American Institute of Banking where she received the highest-grade honor for each of her classes.