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Matt Doane

Matt Doane Joins The Bank of Marion


Marion, VA   Matt Doane has been named Branch Manager and Loan Officer at The Bank of Marion’s Royal Oak Branch at 1600 North Main Street in Marion, Virginia. Mr. Doane bring over 11 years of banking experience to the position.

The Saltville native is a graduate of Northwood High school and Emory & Henry College in Emory Virginia, where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management. He is a graduate of the Virginia Bankers Association School of Bank Management at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville.

He and his wife, Donna, reside in Abingdon.

“We are pleased to have Matt on our team,” says Ed Stringer, President and C.E.O. of The Bank of Marion. “He comes from a banking family and he genuinely understands the important role that Community Banks like ours play in the financial well-being of our country and our local communities.”

Mr. Doane is a member of The Chamber of Commerce of Smyth County and the Washington County Chamber of Commerce. He is a fan of UVA sports, enjoys trail running and participates in ultramarathons.

“The Bank of Marion is a true community bank,” Mr. Doane says. “It is a bank that always puts the interests of the customer first and has a strong dedication to community involvement and support.”

The Bank of Marion was established in 1874 and is the third oldest bank in Virginia. It has 17 branches located throughout Southwestern Virginia and the Tri-Cities.