HomeTrust Bank is pleased to announce Terry Davis has joined the Bank as Mortgage Communications and Training Specialist.
“From sales to operations, Terry’s experience in the mortgage industry is expansive,” said Kristin Powell, SVP, and Director of Mortgage Lending. “We are looking forward to using his knowledge of the mortgage industry, and the WNC region to continue our strategic growth for the mortgage line of business.”
Terry Davis has been a staple in the mortgage lending community in WNC for over 35 years. Davis got his start serving as a Retail Loan Collector for Wachovia Bank in 1980. Over the next 13 years, Davis rose up the ranks at Wachovia to become the Western Region Operations Manager. In 1993, Davis joined First Commercial Bank as Mortgage Division Manager and remained with the acquiring banks of Centura, RBC Bank and PNC Bank over the following 22 years. There he served in various roles in mortgage origination and sales management while developing expertise in mortgage lending, business development and training.
In his current role at HomeTrust Bank, Davis has the responsibility of delivering real-time business and functional knowledge to help employees continue to meet the needs of clients and achieve business goals.
“HomeTrust Bank has been an icon in Western North Carolina for many years and now is an exciting time to join this team of professionals as the bank continues to expand in markets outside of Western North Carolina,” said Terry Davis. “I am excited about the opportunities afforded to me in my new role and the opportunity to contribute to the continued success and growth of HomeTrust Bank.”
Davis contributed to the mortgage industry outside of the banking environment with his involvement with the Mortgage Bankers Association of WNC, Mortgage Bankers Association of the Carolinas and the Upstate Mortgage Bankers Association. Davis has been a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association of Western North Carolina since its inception in 1987 and has served as President 4 times during his tenure as a member. Davis served three terms on the Board of Directors of the Mortgage Bankers Association of the Carolinas and was recognized in 2007 as the Mortgage Banker of the Year. Davis’ involvement with the Upstate Mortgage Bankers Association included a recent term as a Director on the Board of Directors. Outside of mortgage related activities, Davis enjoys being with his family, serving in his church and managing a family farm.