Southern First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: SFST), holding company for Southern First Bank, is pleased to announce that Anna T. Locke has joined the company and bank as Director.
Locke is president and owner of A.T. Locke, PC, an outsourced accounting management company. She is a Certified Public Accountant (“CPA”) and began her career with Elliott Davis, LLC before starting her own company in 2004. Locke is a member of Vistage International and the Accounting Advisory Committees for both Greenville Technical College and Clemson University and is Treasurer of InnoVision Awards Organization. Ms. Locke has previously served on the board for the Center for Developmental Services, NEXT School, Certified Development Corporation of South Carolina, the Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce and Friends of the Guardian ad Litem. Locke earned her Bachelor of Science in Accounting, magna cum laude, from Clemson University.
“We are excited to welcome Anna to the Southern First Board of Directors,” stated Art Seaver, Chief Executive Officer of the company. “I have known Anna for many years and have always been impressed with her leadership skills, entrepreneurial spirit, and service to our community. We are privileged to have Anna join our Board and fortunate to add her skillset to the leadership of our company.”