First State Bank of the Florida Keys announces the promotion of Elizabeth Miranda to Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer.
Miranda joined First State Bank in 2007 as Senior Vice President and Risk Manager with over 15 years of banking, auditing and regulatory compliance expertise. She was promoted to Executive Vice-President/Risk Manager in January of 2010 responsible for all regulatory audit and compliance related issues.
Miranda’s promotion to Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer reflects both her accomplishments and additional responsibilities of administrating the Bank’s IT, Deposit Operations, Electronic Banking and Internet Banking functions.
“Elizabeth has taken a lead role on a number of the Bank’s strategic projects over the last five years.” said Karen Sharp, First State Bank President and CEO. “Her leadership, dedication to excellence and commitment to improving the Bank’s safety and soundness contribute greatly to the ongoing success of our local Bank.”
Miranda holds an Accounting Degree from the Santa Maria University in Caracas, Venezuela. She is a registered CPA in Venezuela, a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist and a Certified Business Manager.