The Citizens Bank Names Stacy M. Brantley as Chief Executive Officer

Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Stacy M. Brantley recently joined The Citizens Bank as Chief Executive Officer, responsible for all bank operations, strategic direction (in partnership with the Board), people leadership and development, and profitable growth. Brantley will develop and manage the organizational structure, governance framework, and resources required to ensure the effective execution of these business strategies. Brantley most recently served as Executive Vice President of Morris Bank.

“It was a pleasure to work with The Citizens Bank to recruit an outstanding CEO in Stacy Brantley” said Sean O’Neal, Partner of Chartwell Partners’ Financial Services Practice.

About The Citizens Bank
The Citizens Bank headquartered in Philadelphia, Mississippi, was founded in 1908 and today operates 27 full-service banking locations in 15 counties across Mississippi. With assets of $1.4 billion and over 260 employees, Citizens offers full-service commercial banking, retail banking and consumer services, mortgage lending, and title insurance services through its subsidiary, Title Services, LLC, as well as a full range of digital banking services including online banking, mobile banking, bill pay and cash management services for commercial clients.

About Chartwell Partners
Chartwell Partners is a retained executive search and leadership advisory firm. Founded in 2005, the firm serves a variety of industries across the nation. Chartwell’s Financial Services Practice, led by Scott Petty, has conducted more than 300 successful executive search assignments for over 50 clients during the last decade. The team prides themselves on their reputation of consistency, confidentiality, and long-term success of their placements.