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Jeff Byrnes to assume role of Market President

Sulphur Springs, Texas- 4/2/21.  This announcement made on behalf of the Board of Directors and Tom Sellers, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Alliance Bank.  Jeff Byrnes has been promoted to Market President for Mt. Vernon/Franklin County.

“Jeff Byrnes has been helping customers with lending over the past year in Mt. Vernon and brings a total of 8 years of financial industry experience with him to the position of Market President.  Byrnes’ wide-array of experience as a real estate processor, credit analyst, loan originator and commercial/residential loan officer make him a perfect choice to lead in the Franklin County market going forward,” stated Tom Sellers, Chairman/CEO-Alliance Bank.

“When Frankie Cooper approached us with thoughts of retirement, we made her a deal, only if she would stay on and continue working with the great folks in Franklin County for a while longer would we consider it! joked Sellers.  Even though she is scaling back, she will continue to be a huge asset to Alliance Bank, especially in Mt. Vernon and the surrounding communities.  We are looking forward to Frankie’s continued guidance and expertise and are excited that she will continue helping folks out, specifically with Loans.  Mt. Vernon is a critical market for Alliance Bank, and we need professionals like Jeff and Frankie to help us drive growth and continue the tradition of providing exceptional customer service to the Mt. Vernon community.  We are beyond excited that Frankie will be there to help Jeff through the transition to Market President,” concluded Tom Sellers, Chairman/CEO-Alliance Bank.

Byrnes was born and raised in the Franklin County area. Prior to Mt. Vernon/Franklin County, he worked in both the Rockwall and Sulphur Springs markets.  He and his wife have a 10-year-old daughter and are active members of the Pine Street Baptist Church.  Jeff enjoys hunting, fishing, and many outdoor activities.