Richard G. Jefferson is the President & Chief Executive Officer of the Bank. Mr. Jefferson was previously the Chief Financial Officer of the Bank. Before coming to Coastal Bank & Trust he was employed by Marine Federal Credit Union in Jacksonville, NC, where he served as Chief Financial Officer since 2001. As Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Jefferson was responsible for financial reporting, asset liability management, investments, back office operations and strategic planning. During his 25-year career in the financial services industry, Mr. Jefferson has served as an internal auditor, compliance officer and held various other management and oversight positions. He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington.
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