Anita Gentle Newcomb


Ms. Newcomb’s experience spans over four decades in the financial services industry as a commercial banker, investment banker, strategic consultant and board member. She has advised regional and community banks and financial services companies on a wide range of corporate development initiatives from strategic planning, consumer and business banking strategy, and corporate governance best practices, to mutual conversions and valuing and structuring acquisitions. Most recently, Ms. Newcomb was president of A.G. Newcomb & Co., a financial services consultancy. She served on the board of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond – Baltimore Branch from 2010 through 2015. Ms. Newcomb holds an M.B.A. in Finance from The University of Houston and a B.S. in Accounting from Auburn University. In 2022, Ms. Newcomb was honored by Auburn University Alumni Association with its Lifetime Achievement Award. Ms. Newcomb is also a certified public accountant (inactive).

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