GAINESVILLE - Ron Quinn, President and Chief Executive Officer of Peach State Bank & Trust, announced Monday that Steven Pettit has been promoted to Banking Officer.<br />
Pettit began his career at Peach State in 2006, immediately after graduating from from Liberty University with a degree in Religion and Business. He started in the customer service department as a teller and has been working in the bank's accounting area since 2011. Pettit completed his ACH certification in the fall of 2013, has earned a Banking and Finance Diploma from the American Institute of Banking and will be a 2016 graduate of the Georgia Banking School.<br />
He and wife, Fancy reside in Gainesville with their two children, Asher, age 3 and Teegan, age 1. They are members of Lakewood Baptist Church, where Steven serves as a deacon minister and youth minister leader.<br />
"I am pleased to announce Steven's promotion," Quinn said. "He has been a true asset to our bank."<br />
Due to program and enrollment growth at its Cumming Campus, the University of North Georgia plans to lease the top floor of the Cumming City Hall for its Master of Business Administration and continuing education and professional development programs, that according to Associate Vice President of University Relations Kate Maine.
With two-thirds of Hall County’s population living south of Oakwood (according to the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce) the South Hall Business Coalition wanted to hear from Sheriff Gerald Couch and tour the new Sheriff’s Office headquarters building that opened in their part of the county in November 2014.