Progress Bank Welcomes New Florida Branch Leadership
Posted on: August 2, 2022
South Walton & Bay County Market President Lane Redding announced today that the Santa Rosa Beach and Panama City offices have welcomed new leadership.
Shaun Foster has been named Branch Manager of the Santa Rosa Beach office. Foster graduated from Troy University with a degree in Business Administration. With a 15-year history of banking in Okaloosa and Walton Counties, he has extensive knowledge and experience in retail management, consumer loans, business products and mortgages. Shaun is also involved with the local Chambers, participating in many events throughout the year.
Christopher Bass has been named Assistant Branch Manager of the Panama City office. A native of Longview, Texas, he graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University with a degree in Instrumental Music Education/Percussion. Bass’ previous work experience includes several positions over his seven years in banking, including Personal Banker, Teller, Business Advocate and Branch Operations Manager. He is also the Minister of Music at Carlisle Baptist Church.
“As our offices in South Walton and Bay County continue to grow, we are thrilled about the addition of Shaun and Chris to our teams in Santa Rosa Beach and Panama City,” said Redding. “With their banking history and established relationships in our local community, I know they will serve our customers well.”
Progress Bank’s Santa Rosa Beach office can be found at 3063 US Highway 98.
The Panama City office is temporarily located at 107 W. 23rd Street, Suite W-4. The permanent office is currently under construction at 1805 West 23rd Street in Panama City and is expected to open in 2023.
Progress Bank also has nearby offices in Destin and Inlet Beach, Fla.