North Carolina Bankers Association - Carolina Banker Magazine, Fall 2019

Table of Contents 5
From The President’s Desk 6
Chairman’s Corner 8
Twelve on Twelve 12
NC BankPAC 14
Upcoming Events 16
Catching Up With Centrant 20
Health Benefit Trust Celebrates 20 Years… and More! 26
NCYB Huddle: Camp Challenge 28
American Mortgage Conference 40
123rd Annual Convention 46
Years of Service 48
NC School of Banking’s Class of 2019 52
News from Centrant 61
Veterans Among Us: Speaking with Financial Professionals on their Military Service 18
The Banking Industry and the Armed Forces 24
Is Your Bank’s Non-Compete Agreement Still Working For You? 34
Latest Opportunity Zone Regulations Provide Needed Clarity to Investors, Fund Managers and Businesses 38
Meet the Team: Learn About Your Friends at Community Bank Services 42
Thanksgiving Recipes 54
Faces in the News 56
Around the State 62