First Bank names president and chief operating officer
Dennis A. Dysart has been named president and chief operating officer of Strasburg-based First Bank.
Before his promotion, Dysart was the bank’s senior executive vice president and COO.
He joined the bank in 1993.
Scott C. Harvard will continue to serve as CEO.
During Dysart’s career with First Bank, his responsibilities also have included: chief credit officer from April 2012 to August 2014, COO from May 2011 to March 2012, interim CEO from January to May 2011, and executive vice president – chief administrative officer from 2005 to March 2011.
First Bank recently completed the acquisition of six bank branches that expanded its Virginia footprint south on the I-81 corridor to Staunton and east to Farmville.
The bank now has 18 offices. First National Corp. is the parent company of First Bank.