A. Eric Moore Appointed to First Bank and Trust Company Board of Directors

April 16, 2024

ABINGDON, Va., April. 16, 2024 -- First Bancorp. Inc., the parent holding company of First Bank and Trust Company, announces Adam Eric Moore's appointment to the First Bank and Trust Company Board of Directors. 


Effective Monday, April 15, 2024, A. Eric Moore has been appointed to the First Bank and Trust Company Board of Directors. Moore is the Chief Financial Officer for First Bank and Trust Company and its parent holding company, First Bancorp, Inc., with 35 years of experience across the accounting and financial services industries.


A. Eric Moore, Chief Financial Officer for the First Bank and Trust Company


Moore holds Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager (CRCM) certifications. He is a long-time First Bank and Trust Company employee, joining the Bank as Compliance Coordinator in 2004 before being promoted to Vice President - Compliance Officer in 2006. In addition to his compliance duties, Moore was named the Bank's Bank Secrecy Act Officer in 2012, where he continued to foster a strong culture of compliance across the organization and consistently achieve favorable results from periodic Consumer Compliance and BSA examinations by regulatory agencies. 


In 2019, Moore assumed the role of Chief Financial Officer following several years of assisting W. Mark Nelson during his tenure as CFO in a range of accounting, financial, and regulatory reporting duties. 


"Eric's financial expertise and business acumen have consistently impacted our company's direction, growth, and performance over the last twenty years. We are excited about the contributions and overall impact that Eric will make as our newest appointed board member," expressed First Bank and Trust Company President & CEO W. Mark Nelson on behalf of the Board of Directors. 


Moore's story is deeply rooted in southwest Virginia. He was raised on a seven-generation farm in Glade Spring and has had strong ties to the community throughout his life, education, and career. He is an alumnus of Patrick Henry High School and a 1988 graduate of Emory & Henry College, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Business Management. To read Moore's complete bio, visit the First Bank and Trust Company website. 



About First Bank and Trust Company 

First Bank and Trust Company, one of the top community banks in the United States, is a diversified financial services firm with office locations throughout southwest Virginia and the state’s Blue Ridge and Shenandoah Valleys. First Bank and Trust Company also operates throughout northeast Tennessee and North Carolina. Financial solutions are addressed by offering free checking products for personal and business accounts, savings, money markets, and time deposit accounts. Lending solutions are managed by mortgage, agricultural, and commercial lending divisions. Comprehensive wealth management solutions are available through trust and brokerage service representatives.

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