Mr. Barnes joined Union Bank in 2013 and has been successful in his role of SVP Market Executive. Prior to joining Union Bank, Mr. Barnes served as a Commercial Relationship Manager and Branch Manager with East Carolina Bank where he was the first graduate of their Management Trainee Program. He holds a degree from East Carolina University and has graduated from the ECU/RMA Commercial Banking School (’08) & NC School of Banking at Chapel Hill (’13). With 17 years of banking experience, Mr. Barnes is engrained in the Greenville/Pitt County community, having served on the Pitt County Chamber of Commerce Board as well as the VP of Greenville Young Professionals. Mr. Barnes is active with the Greenville Parks and Recreation serving as both a volunteer soccer coach and basketball coach for multiple age groups. Mr. Barnes is also a member of St. James Methodist Church.