Chatsworth, Ga., November 3, 2022 – First National Community Bank (FNCB) has promoted Pamela Hughes to Vice President and Director of Human Resources and Angela Moore to Bank Secrecy Act Assistant, effective immediately. The announcement was made in synchronicity with Bank’s continued focus on hiring and company culture.

“Establishing an internal culture that promotes high-performance workplace ideals whereby the needs of our bank’s customers, communities and shareholders is an extremely important part of our daily duties. We do this by the proactive execution of training and support, whose ultimate goal is to solidify our bank’s position as the community bank of choice in the markets that we are privileged to serve,” said President and Chief Executive Officer, Ryan P. Earnest.

Hughes, who previously served the bank in this capacity with an interim designation will lead the charge in executing the aforementioned internal culture and growth initiatives.

“Removing her earlier ‘interim’ designation, Pam has a proven track record of exceeds-expectations work in this key area of our bank’s operations, having served in similar roles at several Northwest Georgia-based banks – most recently Heritage First Bank. Her attention to administrative detail, as well as the well-being of our team delivers a unique value-add for our staff as well as for our shareholders,” said Earnest.

Hughes has earned a distinguished forty-plus year career in local banking with over thirty of those years having worked in the human resources arena. She was affiliated with SunTrust Bank for over twenty-five years, where she served in numerous leadership roles, including Vice-President, Operations Manager and Human Resources Director.

“I’m honored to assume this new role and to further the Bank’s mission of building and cultivating a strong company culture and helping to support the hiring of top talent and creating opportunity for the future of the bank,” said Pam Hughes, Vice President Director of Human Resources.

Hughes is a Graduate of Georgia Banker’s Association-Bank Operations & Audit School. She is a lifelong resident of Floyd County and serves as Treasurer for her church.

Angela Moore has previously served the bank as teller, head teller, part time HR assistant and part time BSA assistant. Prior to her tenure at First National Community Bank, she has served in key human resources and front-line banking teller roles for both local and national banks. In her new role she will serve on the Bank’s Enterprise Risk Management team.

“I am excited for the opportunity to contribute to the execution of the bank’s strategic plan in helping maintain the Bank’s sound compliance and enterprise risk management initiatives in furthering the organization’s position as a leading community bank,” said Angela Moore, Bank Secrecy Act Assistant.

“Angela will round out a second-to-none team where the global enterprise risk management function of our organization is among our leading product offerings which will serve as a source of strength for our bank as we continue to execute our strategic plans that will fuel our bright future,” said Earnest.



About First Chatsworth Bankshares Inc.

Founded in 1975, First National Community Bank, the wholly owned subsidiary of First Chatsworth Bankshares, Inc., has approximately $620 million in total assets and $560 million in total deposits. We are a locally owned community bank with our branches located within a contiguous footprint throughout northwest Georgia with local decision making, exemplary customer service and extraordinary involvement in the communities we serve. The Bank operates 10 full-service banking offices in Adairsville, Calhoun, Cartersville, Chatsworth, Dalton (2 banking office locations), Eton and Rome (3 banking office locations), a mortgage office in Dalton and loan production offices in Paulding County, Georgia and Chattanooga, Tennessee. For more information, visit Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender.