Debra S. Stewart – First Citizens Bank
A native of Charleston, SC, Debra Stewart has more than 29 years of banking experience. Stewart currently serves as Relationship Manager for First Citizens and is based out of the company’s Marion Square office, located at 317 Meeting St. Stewart joined First Citizens as part of the company’s acquisition of the former Atlantic Bank & Trust in June 2011.
As relationship Manager, Stewart Works directly with retail and business customers to identify financial needs and recommend solutions. Prior to her current role, Stewart served as Vice President and Private Banker for the former Atlantic Bank & Trust. She also served as Vice President and Mortgage Consultant for Wachovia, where she was responsible for outside seas origination and production of consumer and installment loans.
In addition to her personal responsibilities, Stewart is an active member of the Charleston Community. she serves a s aboard member for the Charleston Redevelopment Fund and Charleston County Human Services Commission. She is a former board member for the Charleston Trident Urban League and Charleston Local Development corporation, and a former executive board member for the College of Charleston Alumni Association.
Stewart has been honored with several awards throughout her extensive banking career. She has received the College of Charleston’s TRIO Achievers Award, Tribute to Women in Industry Award, C.P. Mitchell award and Spirit of Wachovia Award.
She received her bachelor’s degree from the College of Charleston and resides in Charleston with her husband, Leroy, and two children.