Amy Whitney was born and raised in Anderson, SC. She is a graduate of T.L. Hanna High School and Southern Wesleyan University. Amy also graduated from The BB&T Banking School at Wake Forest University. She is a Vice President and Commercial Loan Officer with BB&T and has been employed with them for 16 years. Amy is a member of BB&T’s Sterling Performance Club and Best of the Best. She is actively involved as a Chamber Ambassador and was recently awarded the 2017 Chamber Ambassador of the year and also serves on the Chamber’s Business Advancement Committee.
BB&T is one of the largest financial services holding companies in the U.S. with $221.6 billion in assets and market capitalization of $38.9 billion as of Dec. 31, 2017. Based in Winston-Salem, N.C., the company operates over 2,000 branches in 15 states and Washington, D.C, and offers a full range of consumer and commercial banking, securities brokerage, asset management, mortgages and insurance products and services. BB&T has a longstanding record of financial stability and enduring core values focused on excellence in client service.