Matt Howard

Business Banker, VP
Mobile Phone
phone
Fax
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(984) 867-3304

Office Information

Office Phone
phone
518 Main St.
Greenwood, SC 29646
US

Areas Served

Greenwood South Carolina

Get to know me

As a First Citizens business banker, it’s important to invest in understanding your business, strategies and key objectives. An established process and skilled team of specialists help me tailor solutions to fit you and your organization. Clients appreciate our trusted partnership in planning for long-term success.

I earned my bachelor's degree from North Greenville University majoring in Business Administration. My career includes over 17 years in banking . My specific focus has been working with business owners navigating the growth phase of the business cycle.

My spouse, Erin, and I have been married for 18 years and part of the Greenwood, SC community since 2009. We are the proud parents of two sons, who are very active in baseball and two daughters, who keep us on the go with dance.

I am passionate about spending time with my family and volunteering with youth baseball in my community. Since 2018, I have led a local youth travel baseball organization. As my sons are now older, we are very involved with showcase/travel baseball. This involves a significant amount of travel throughout the southeast on weekends, but allows us to spend a lot of time together as a family.

I invite you to connect with me on LinkedIn.

Our approach

At First Citizens, our Bankers view business relationships with you through a long-term lens. This aligns with our brand ethics, business philosophies and statement of purpose for building a long, lasting alliance. We make recommendations and decisions based on what’s best for your business and focus on your growth, expansion and success.

Management at First Citizens is regional, and we guide your accounts in the same manner—with regional support and authority. Our relationship management teams include inside and outside relationship managers, credit professionals and product specialists. Our consulting and business strategy services include industry change optimization, business process management and financial management processes.

We pride ourselves on working together to bring positive results to your business, as we see your vision come to fruition.

Industry Expertise

Government / Municipal
Healthcare and Medical
Insurance Services

Education

North Greenville University - BS

Community Involvement

Greenwood Emeralds Baseball Club, North Side Baptist Church, Greenwood Chamber of Commerce, United Way of the Lakelands

Hobbies/Interests

Spending time with family and friends, baseball

Resources

Make sense of the markets. We have our fingers on the pulse of economic growth, investor sentiment and valuation trends.
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