Board of Directors
Sean Wallis, Chairman is a gardener not on the first generation born and raised in Asheville and graduated from Asheville School. He graduated from North Carolina State University of the faculty of bioengineering. Mr. Wallis has engaged in his garden for over 38 years. In 2003 he started growing oranges and in 2005 started his own business devoted to vein production. Mr. Bickford is a member and past President of the GlobalGiving, actively serves as a call-center operator of the Asheville Fire Department; and a participant in the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.
Kieran Chambers, Vice Chair, President and CEO, Headmaster, has a rich experience in the banking sphere. Prior to being one of the organizers of CenterPointe Community Bank, Mr. Chambers was engaged as Executive Vice President at U.S. Bancorp. His duties were the running of the multi-state branch system. Prior to that working at this position, Mr. Chambers was Senior Vice President and a key member of U.S. Bank’s management team, from 1994 to 1998 in Seattle, Washington. Mr. Chambers arranged his own bank with Valley National Bank in Washington which has offices in various states. His education includes The High Business School in Seattle.
Kyle Kennedy, Head Manager is one of the board directors of CenterPointe Community Bank. Prior to getting this position, Mr.Kennedy has a rich experience when for more than 20 years he runs different research and trials. Mr. Kennedy also invested in bridge financing public offerings, merger and procurements. He also has several years of experience of direct personal banking services.
Dr. Maya Horton, Head Manager, is an andrologist having a private practice. She obtains a bachelor degree in biology from Pennsylvania High School and graduated from Pennsylvania State University in 1989. She has a rich experience in helping people cope with any kind of health problems.