Palmer named VP for PriorityOne Hburg

PriorityOne Bank has named Ray Palmer has the new senior vice president for its Hattiesburg market.

Palmer has 29 years of banking experience including portfolio management, branch management, business development, financial analysis, customer service management and sales and marketing management.

Before joining PriorityOne, he held leadership and senior management positions with BancorpSouth in Laurel and Gulfport; Colonial Bank and SouthTrust Bank in Mobile; and Victory Bank and Trust Company, NationsBank of Tennessee and Community Bank of Germantown.

Palmer holds a bachelor of business administration with a major in finance from Mississippi State University. He is also a graduate of the American Bankers Association’s National Commercial Lending School and a graduate of the Tennessee Bankers Association’s Tennessee Commercial Lending School and Tennessee Consumer Credit School.

Palmer and his wife, Laura, have two daughters, Katie and Allison.