Merchants Bank welcomes veteran banker Samuel McCord


Samuel McCord

CULLMAN, Ala. – The Board of Directors of Merchants Bank of Alabama is pleased to announce the addition of Samuel McCord, vice president/loan officer to its lending staff.

McCord comes to the bank from Marshall County, with a lending background in agricultural and commercial loans. McCord, a graduate of Auburn University in 2001, has a degree in Agricultural Business and Economics and has worked in th finance industry since graduating. His primary responsibilities at Merchants Bank of Alabama will be to develop new business, as well as service existing agricultural and commercial loan customers.

McCord has been involved in several professional organizations during his career, having served as chairman of the board of the Boaz Area Chamber of Commerce and president of the Albertville Civitan Club. He is looking forward to getting involved in the Cullman County community as soon as he has settled here.

McCord is married to Adrianna McCord and they have one daughter, Alannah.

He is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys hiking, backpacking, camping and golf. With this background, McCord will be a good fit for the Merchants Bank of Alabama team and especially for our annual Merchants Bank Charity Classic.

Charles NeSmith, president of Merchants Bank of Alabama said, “We are excited to have Sam on our team, especially with his experience and success in commercial and agricultural lending, both inside and outside of Cullman.”