Centric Financial Corporation Appoints Nicole Stezar Kaylor to Boards
On: June 20, 2016 Filed Under: Member News
HARRISBURG (June 17, 2016) — Centric Financial Corp, Inc. (CFCX), the holding company for Centric Bank, has announced the appointment of Nicole Stezar Kaylor, Esquire, to the Corporation’s board of governance and Centric Bank board of directors.
Ms. Kaylor is Of Counsel with McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC, a business and litigation law firm with offices in Pennsylvania, Ohio, and the District of Columbia. A member of the Corporate and Tax Group, Ms. Kaylor serves clients in the transportation, manufacturing, professional services, and financial services industries. Her significant successes in structuring, negotiating, and instituting complex merger and acquisition transactions has earned high praise and trust among her clients. In addition to corporate and transactional services, she assists companies with capital raising campaigns, private placement offerings, private equity transactions, and commercial lending transactions.
“We are honored to welcome Nicole to our boards. Her specialized skill sets, business finance background, and legal acumen will strengthen our leadership. Our chief goal is to deliver shareholder value on investment, and by including individuals with diverse experiences, ideas, and industries, in addition to age and gender diversity, we are well-positioned to represent our clients with sharper clarity and deeper connectivity,” says Patricia A. Husic, President and CEO, Centric Financial Corporation and Centric Bank.
“This is an exciting time for me to join the Centric Bank team. I have watched Centric evolve from its initial ‘startup’ season in 2007 to its 2016 award-winning accomplishments. With double-digit lending growth, an oversubscribed capital raise, a new agribusiness platform, SBA loan leadership, and extraordinary community service, Centric Bank is challenging assumptions in relationship banking,” says Kaylor. “Patti Husic’s leadership is a talent magnet both for her team and her board. I look forward to adding my voice and expertise for the next generation of Centric Bank customers.”
Prior to her joining McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC, Ms. Kaylor was a partner in the law firm of Bybel Rutledge LLP, in Lemoyne, Pennsylvania, where she worked with financial institutions from de novo banks to SEC-reporting companies in all facets of transactions—strategic planning, advising boards of directors, and mergers and acquisitions.
She has been recognized as a Select Lawyer in Business/Commercial Law and Contracts Law in 2015, a 40 Under 40 recipient by the Central Penn Business Journal, a 20 under 40 recipient from the Northeast Pennsylvania Business Journal, and a Rising Star in 2015, 2012, and 2010 from Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and is a graduate of Leadership Harrisburg. Ms. Kaylor is a member of the Friends of YWCA of Greater Harrisburg Board of Directors, as well as Past President and member of the Junior League of Harrisburg.
Ms. Kaylor received her Bachelor’s degree from St. Joseph’s University, an MBA from The Pennsylvania State University, and a law degree from The Dickinson School of Law. She is licensed to practice law in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
About Centric Bank
A two-time Best Places to Work and Top 50 Fastest-Growing Companies for four years, Centric Bank is headquartered in south central Pennsylvania with assets of $412 million and remains the leader in organic loan growth in central Pennsylvania. A locally owned, locally loaned community bank, Centric Bank provides highly competitive and pro-growth financial services to businesses, professionals, individuals, families, and the health care and agricultural industries. With a Five-Star Bauer Financial Rating, Centric Bank is also ranked as a Top 20 Lender for SBA Loans in the Philadelphia Region and the #1 SBA Lender in five counties in the state.
Founded in 2007, Pennsylvania-based Centric Bank has financial centers located in Harrisburg, Derry Township, Mechanicsburg, and Camp Hill, and loan production offices in Lancaster and suburban Philadelphia. To learn more about Centric Bank, call 717.657.7727 or visit CentricBank.com. Connect with them on Twitter at @CentricBank and Facebook at Centric Bank.
Centric Financial Corporation is traded over the counter (OTC-Pink) with the ticker symbol CFCX.