July 9 – Georgetown, Texas – SouthStar Bank has opened its newest full-service branch, located at 4535 Williams Drive in Georgetown.
SouthStar Bank specializes in residential mortgage, real estate and construction lending, operating 15 full-service branches, including five other Austin-area locations in Steiner Ranch, Bee Cave, Southwest Austin, Round Rock and Leander.
The established team includes Kevin Kelly, Senior Vice President & Branch Executive, Curtis Wren, Senior Vice President & Chief Credit Officer, Jeff Pareja, Vice President, and Mary Mojica, Loan Assistant.
Newest team members Kathleen Bruning, Senior Mortgage Loan Officer, Tina Zander, Branch Operations Manager, Jessi Renae White, Customer Service Representative and Kathern Allison, Customer Service Representative also bring welcomed expertise to this reputable team.
Combined they offer an impressive 150 years of experience in the financial industry. All are deeply invested in the Georgetown community, serving as leaders in local organizations such as the Boys & Girls Club, Rotary Club and Chamber of Commerce.
“Our Georgetown family has really come together,” says Branch Executive Kevin Kelly, “with deep roots and long-time ties to the community, we are looking forward to expanding our services to our residential and commercial neighbors.”
Built on a 100-year Texas heritage, the bank holds over $700 million in assets and focuses on community involvement and personal relationships. Decisions are made locally, allowing the flexibility to apply common-sense standards to products, services and loan requests.
“Our expansion of SouthStar Bank has resulted in a stronger bank with broader market presence, greater lending capabilities, and more efficient, centralized operations. But most importantly, it has enabled us to better serve our customers with a superior level of products, services and care regardless of which branch they call home,” said David Kapavik, CEO & President.
In addition to residential and commercial lending, including SBA loans, SouthStar Bank offers a full line of competitive consumer and commercial deposit products. Plus, the latest conveniences, including online banking and mobile banking with check capture, debit card alerts and freeze capabilities, and a free worldwide Allpoint ATM network.
Team photo: Jessi Renae White, Kathern Allison, Tina Zander, Kevin Kelly, Mary Mojica, Curtis Wren, Kathleen Bruning, Jeff Pareja Sr.
4535 Williams Drive · Georgetown, TX 78633
SouthStar Bank, S.S.B. (headquartered in Moulton, TX) specializes in residential mortgage, real estate and construction lending, operating 15 full-service branches across the Central Texas region.
SouthStar Bank is one of the largest independent banks in Texas and holds an impressive 5-Star rating by Bauer Financial. Southern Bancshares (Houston, TX) holds majority ownership of SouthStar Bank. Equal Housing Lender and Member FDIC, NMLS # 410624. All loans subject to approval. Other fees and restrictions may apply.