Dana L. Stonestreet, President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company and the Bank, has served on the Bank's Board of Directors for three years and on the Company's Board since its inception and has thirty five years of banking industry experience. He joined HomeTrust Bank in 1989 as Chief Financial Officer, was named Chief Operating Officer in 2003 and became President in 2008. He began his financial services industry career as a CPA with KPMG. He has served in numerous community board roles over the past twenty years, and is currently Chair-Elect for the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce, and serves as a Director for United Way and the Asheville HUB.
Mr. Stonestreet commented: "I consider it a privilege and an honor to have worked with Ed Broadwell over the past twenty-four years. His fifty years of contributions to the state's financial community is admirable. This fall, Ed will be appropriately honored as one of the youngest inductees into the NC Bankers' Hall of Fame in recognition of his leadership and impact on our Bank and NC's banking industry. I am fully committed to preserving our unique hometown community bank culture and values that have driven our success for the past 100 years and look forward to serving HomeTrust Bancshares and HomeTrust Bank for many years to come."
About HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc.
HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc. is the holding company for HomeTrust Bank. HomeTrust Bank, including its banking divisions – HomeTrust Bank, Tryon Federal Bank, Shelby Savings Bank, Home Savings Bank, Industrial Federal Bank, Cherryville Federal Bank and Rutherford County Bank, is a community-oriented financial institution offering traditional financial services through its 20 full service offices in Western North Carolina, including the Asheville metropolitan area, and the "Piedmont" region of North Carolina. HomeTrust Bank is the 12th largest bank headquartered in North Carolina. HomeTrust Bancshares had consolidated assets of $1.6 billion as of December 31, 2012.