Will Howard is market executive for First Citizens bank, overseeing the bank’s retail and commercial banking operations in Georgetown and Horry counties on the South Carolina coast. First Citizens, which has it roots in rural North Carolina in the 1890s, has 500 banks in 19 states and is one of the nation’s largest family-controlled banks. Will coaches and trains bank managers and employees, manages commercial accounts and leads community involvement efforts.
Will, a 2012 graduate of Leadership South Carolina, earned a bachelor’s in business administration from the University of South Carolina. He previously worked for Community Resource Bank which was later acquired by First Citizens.
Will also serves on the Board of Directors for the Alliance for Economic Development for Georgetown County where he holds the office of Treasurer. In addition, will serves as Senior Warden of the Vestry at his Church, The Abbey at Pawley’s Island.