Trevor Walling Joins United Community Bank as Assistant Vice President

Trevor Walling

Spartanburg, S.C. – June 14, 2018 – United Community Bank welcomes Trevor Walling as Assistant Vice President, Portfolio Specialist. In this role, Walling will facilitate the commercial business financing needs of Spartanburg and Cherokee counties as well as oversee the commercial credit portfolio.

“Trevor’s passion for the Spartanburg and Cherokee communities makes him a perfect addition to our team,” said Kimberly Mode, President of United Community Bank – Spartanburg County. “He is committed to providing solutions for local businesses, and his strong financial background will allow him to excel in this role.”

Walling’s background includes an education in accounting and finance, leading to a career in mortgage and other types of consumer lending. He most recently worked in the commercial credit arena where he was responsible for reconciliations and commercial credit analyses for potential and existing business relationships.

“United Community Bank has continuously been recognized for outstanding customer service and satisfaction and has repeatedly been named one of the top 100 Best Banks in the country,” said Walling. “For me, these distinguished honors signal United’s full commitment to the philosophy of service excellence and I am proud to join the team.”

Originally from Anderson, S.C., Walling has lived in Spartanburg for over a decade. He and his wife, Janna, enjoy traveling and visiting the many eateries in the downtown area. Walling regularly attends Green Point Baptist Church and believes that being able to partner with local businesses and serve the community that he and his wife reside in is an “absolute privilege.”

About United Community Banks, Inc.
United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) is a bank holding company based in Blairsville, Georgia with $12.3 billion in assets. The company's banking subsidiary, United Community Bank, is one of the Southeast region's largest full-service banks, operating 151 offices in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. The bank specializes in personalized community banking services for individuals, small businesses and corporations. Services include a full range of consumer and commercial banking products including mortgage, advisory and treasury management. Respected national research firms consistently recognize United Community Bank for outstanding customer service. For the last four years, J.D. Power has ranked United Community Bank first in customer satisfaction in the Southeast. In 2018, for the fifth consecutive year, Forbes magazine included United on its list of the 100 Best Banks in America. Additional information about the company and the Bank's full range of products and services can be found at www.ucbi.com.