SOURCE: James Monroe Bank

March 23, 2005 07:58 ET

James Monroe Bank Welcomes Rusty Golden as Vice President

Loan Administration Key to Growth Plans

ARLINGTON, VA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 23, 2005 -- James Monroe Bank (NASDAQ: JMBI) today announced the appointment of Eleanor (Rusty) E. Golden as Vice President of Loan Administration. Ms. Golden will oversee loan processing initiatives for commercial and retail clients and supervise loan administration staff.

Prior to joining James Monroe Bank, Ms. Golden established 21 years of banking experience, 16 of those years in loan processing and operations. Most recently, Ms. Golden worked at BB&T where she managed a staff of 35 employees responsible for statement processing services across a six-state region. Ms. Golden worked over 19 years with First Virginia Bank during which she managed the company's loan operations department with a staff of 65 employees.

"Rusty will ensure we provide a positive loan processing experience for our clients," commented David J. Pijor, Chairman. "With Rusty's expertise and proven success, we will not only meet growing compliance requirements but do it in a manner supportive of a positive client experience."

A graduate of the University of Virginia, Ms. Golden has continued her education with focused studies from the VBA, AIB, and MACHA. She is involved with the Girl Scouts of America Brownie organization where she acts as Treasurer for a local chapter. Ms. Golden resides in the Arlington area with her husband Kevin and daughter.

James Monroe Bank is a full-service community bank founded in 1998. Recognized as one of the leading community banks in Virginia, James Monroe Bank champions a philosophy of building community through lifelong relationships. With locations in Arlington, Annandale, Chantilly, Fairfax City, Leesburg, and Manassas, James Monroe Bank is well positioned to capitalize on the thriving Northern Virginia market.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    John Maxwell, President/CEO
    Richard Linhart, Executive Vice President/COO
    (703) 524-8100
    www.jamesmonroebank.com