Christine (Christy) Pavlakovich has been promoted to Executive Vice President Chief Human Resources Officer at Centric Bank, effective immediately , announced Patricia (Patti) A. Husic, President & CEO of Centric Bank and its holding company, Centric Financial Corporation (OTC: CFCX).
“Christy’s extensive background in human resources and innovative approach to recruiting and retaining our team members is foundational to Centric Bank’s market strength,” says Husic. “In the race for talent, Christy has led Centric through robust growth with exceptional hires: team members who embrace our culture, work effectively through the rigors of the pandemic, and are responsive to hybrid workplace transformations. She is keenly focused on our team’s purpose, professional development, and workplace wellness; and I’m pleased to promote her.”
Responsible for talent acquisition, compensation, benefits and performance management, training, and career and leadership development, Pavlakovich was also instrumental in Centric Bank’s female executive team earning its third Most Powerful Women in Banking Top Team award from American Banker.
“I’m proud to work for a bank that invests so deeply in its people and community. Providing leadership training, fostering a diverse and inclusive culture, and facilitating smooth talent onboarding are keys to a happy, productive team,” says Pavlakovich, who has been in executive leadership at Centric Bank since 2017.