Alicia Durden joins River City Bank as SVP/Chief Operations Officer & Information Security Officer
River City Bank is proud to announce the addition of Alicia Durden as Senior Vice President, Chief Operations Officer, and Information Security Officer. Alicia has responsibility for leading the design, enhancement, implementation, and oversight of Deposit and Loan Operations, Branch Operations, Information Technology, Compliance, and Facilities. She will also lead the bank in building, implementing, and overseeing all systems, processes, operational workflows, and procedures.
Alicia joins River City Bank from Cornerstone Bank where she recently served as Senior Vice President, Director of Operations. She brings with her 25 years of operations, compliance, human resource management, risk management and IT experience. She has served in senior level banking positions such as Chief Operating Officer, Enterprise Risk Management Officer, CRA Officer, BSA Officer, Compliance Officer, Merger/Acquisition Project Lead, and Information Security Officer. Alicia is very result-oriented and constantly strives to optimize operational efficiency. She has a passion for people and leadership. Alicia is a certified leadership coach with the John Maxwell Team.
“Alicia is an excellent addition to the executive team and will better align key operational/audit/IT responsibilities, balancing enterprise-wide objectives, while enhancing the company’s overall performance. Her servant leadership, industry experience and desire to set a high bar for her teams will assist us greatly in executing our growth and strategic initiatives going forward,” stated Jamie Tallent, President and CEO.