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Meet Our Banking Center Team 

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Teresa Horn

Vice President
Area Banking Center Manager

American Momentum Bank
1 Momentum Blvd.
College Station, TX 77845
Office: (979) 599-9351(979) 599-9351
Fax: (979) 599-9371
NMLS# 1439182

Ms Horn has been in the banking industry for over 30 years.  She joined American Momentum Bank in 2009 and currently serves as Vice President, Area Banking Center Manager, where she manages the day to day operations of the Retail Banking Team in Bryan/College Station.  An active member in the community, Ms. Horn currently serves on the Board of Leading Women Express Network and is an Ambassador for Scotty's House.

Jalaine Carden

Bank Officer
Banking Center Sales Manager

American Momentum Bank
1 Momentum Blvd.
College Station, TX 77845
Office: (979) 599-5352
Fax: (979) 599-5362
NMLS# 907939

Ms. Carden joined American Momentum Bank in 2013.  With over 26 years of banking experience, she understands that personalized service is the key to success.  As Banking Center Sales Manager in the College Station location, she works directly with clients to tailor products and services to meet their banking needs.  Ms. Carden has been a member of Kiwanis International since 2005 where she has served as a board member and most recently, President.

Manya Newell

Bank Officer
Banking Center Sales Manager

American Momentum Bank
4030 Highway 6 South
College Station, TX 77845
Office: (979) 599-5016
Fax: (979) 599-5337
NMLS# 534793

Ms. Newell is a 30-year career banker who understands the important role that American Momentum can play in clients' lives and businesses.  As Banking Center Sales Manager for the Graham Road location, she is dedicated to identifying her clients' banking needs and then tailoring solutions that help them reach their goals.  She is a lifelong resident of the Bryan/College Station area and enjoys serving her community, especially through her support of the local City Mission and Habitat for Humanity.

Laura Ritchie

Vice President
Florida Retail Banking Manager

American Momentum Bank
15150 N. Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33613
Office: (813) 549-4784
Cell:  (813) 892-7973
Fax: (813) 549-4813
NMLS# 815193

Ms. Ritchie is Florida Area Banking Manager. With 34 years of experience – 7 with American Momentum – she understands how to build client-focused banking center teams. She knows that American Momentum is large enough to offer comprehensive products and services to meet clients’ needs, yet still provide the personalized service of a community bank. As an example of Ms. Ritchie’s support for businesses in her community, she is a member of the Carrollwood Area Business Association.

Charlotte Clark

Vice President
Banking Center Sales Manager

American Momentum Bank
131 S. Pebble Beach Blvd.
Sun City Center, FL 33573
Office: (813) 634-9200
Fax: (813) 865-4670
NMLS# 847233

Ms. Clark is a career banker with 33 years of experience, almost all in the southern Hillsborough County market. She received a degree in Foundations of Banking and Finance at the American Institute of Banking. Ms. Clark is a member of Hillsborough Community College’s Community Advisory Board, a trustee of South Bay Hospital, and a supporter of AMI Kids, Critter Mama Rescue, the Citizens Improvement League of Wimauma and many other non-profit organizations. In recognition of her service, she has received numerous awards from the Sun City Center and SouthShore chambers, and from Hillsborough County.

Diane McKelvey

Vice President
Banking Center Sales Manager

American Momentum Bank
15150 N. Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33613
Office: (813) 549-4717
Fax: (813) 549-4817
NMLS# 1439184

Ms. McKelvey is a Florida native, works in the Tampa Bay area and lives in Wesley Chapel, serving her clients with the kind of dedication that comes from 20 years of experience in business management and client relationship management. She graduated from Saint Leo University with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and a focus on marketing and with a master’s degree in business administration. Ms. McKelvey supports her community as a member of the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce and its Diploma-See Committee. She also is secretary of the Network of Executive Women and a volunteer for Junior Achievement.

John Lang

Assistant Vice President
Banking Center Sales Manager

544 S. Washington Blvd.
Sarasota, FL 34236
Office: (941) 556-3570
Fax: (941) 806-0581
NMLS# 581867

Mr. Lang serves as American Momentum’s Banking Center Sales Manager in Sarasota. Because of his extensive experience leading banking center client service, he understands that individuals and business owners who turn to American Momentum have their own particular needs for financial services. He and his team therefore tailor the right solutions that can help the bank’s clients prosper, achieve their financial goals and realize their dreams. Mr. Lang received a bachelor’s degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in Indiana, Pa., and lives in Palmetto, Fla.

Melissa A. Williams

Bank Officer
Banking Center Sales Manager

9121 Town Center Parkway
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202
Office: (941) 806-0830
Fax: (941) 806-0229
NMLS# 1394295

Ms. Williams is a Florida native who has served in banking for 26 years. As Assistant Banking Center Manager at the Lakewood Ranch location, she tailors the right products and services for clients to be certain they meet her clients’ needs. Ms. Williams is a native of Central Florida and understands that region and Southwest Florida because of her deep roots and experience in these markets. She is a member of the events committee with the Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance and the Leads Club in Bradenton.

Pam Gifford

Vice President
Banking Center Sales Manager

5851 Fruitville Road
Sarasota, FL 34232
Office: (941) 806-0361
Fax: (941) 371-5830
NMLS# 982930

Ms. Gifford puts her clients first, because she understands that the best way to help her clients succeed is to serve them well and ensure they have the right products and services. She first gets to know her clients’ financial services needs before tailoring solutions for them. Then she follows up as her clients’ needs evolve over time. After three decades in banking, all of it in Florida, Ms. Gifford understands and serves her community. She is a member of the Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce and its Leadership Sarasota County program and the American Business Women’s Association.

Peggy Pinterich

Bank Officer
Banking Center Sales Manager

American Momentum Bank
8625 Tamiami Trail North, 1st Floor
Naples, FL 34108
Office: (239) 213-9535
Fax: (8239) 213-9555
NMLS# 1439178

Ms. Pinterich wants to make American Momentum Bank a household name in the Naples region. With almost 30 years of banking experience, all of it in Florida and with direct client contact, she understands that the way to accomplish her goal is by providing excellent service. Just like her clients, the community benefits from her dedication and expertise, such as the leadership roles she has held with the Golden Gate Softball Little League and the Naples High Girls Softball team.

Shandra Bridges

Bank Officer
Banking Center Sales Manager

American Momentum Bank
5998 U.S. Highway 41 North
Apollo Beach, FL 33572
Office: (813) 944-1130
Fax: (813) 865-4680
NMLS# 771797

A Ruskin native and resident, Ms. Bridges has spent her entire 16-year banking career in Florida. She says, in her own words: “I work hard to meet and exceed my clients’ expectations, and so do my experienced banking center team members.” She serves those clients, who are so important to her, from the bank’s Apollo Beach location. Ms. Bridges received manager certification from the Florida Bankers Association and serves her community as an ambassador for the SouthShore Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Emerging Leaders Network of SouthShore.

Stefanie Pignatelli

Bank Officer
Banking Center Sales Manager

American Momentum Bank
5858 Central Avenue
St. Petersburg, FL 33707
Office: (727) 471-3311
Fax: (727) 471-3322
NMLS# 437486

Ms. Pignatelli lives in Clearwater Beach and works in St. Petersburg. As Assistant Banking Center Manager, she works with her dynamic team of bankers, all of whom focus on their clients’ needs first and always. She draws on 16 years of banking experience to tailor products and services for each individual, because every banking relationship is unique and important. Ms. Pignatelli joined the company in 2013 and is a director of RGA Network.

Theresa Stucchio

Bank Officer
Banking Center Sales Manager

3939 McIntosh Road
Sarasota, FL 34233
Office: (941) 556-3574
Fax: (941) 371-5830
NMLS# 1439180

Ms. Stucchio serves as the Banking Center Sales Manager for the McIntosh office in Sarasota. Originally from Ohio, Theresa has lived and worked in the Sarasota area for many years. She attributes the success of her banking center to her clients and is grateful they chose to bank with American Momentum! Theresa and her team help their clients with all their financial needs and work side-by-side with them to accomplish their goals. Theresa notes “We know our clients. Not just because of their accounts, but because we are truly interested in them. We strive to exceed their expectations.” Theresa’s desire is that you will experience that feeling when you visit the McIntosh Banking Center. Theresa is a member of Connection Corner networking group and has been involved with All Faiths Food Bank community events. She enjoys meeting and serving the people who make up this great place to live.

Tina Zernickow

Bank Officer
Banking Center Sales Manager

3155 Daniels Road
Winter Garden, FL 34787
Office: (407) 367-4338
Fax: (407) 367-4328
NMLS# 973491

As Assistant Banking Center Manager, Ms. Zernickow ensures that every client is treated as an individual and has the right products and services that best meet their financial needs. That kind of personalized service is a hallmark of American Momentum and one that distinguishes the bank from competitors. Just as she is responsive to clients, she also responds to the community’s needs by serving as a member of the West Orange Chamber of Commerce and Orlando Women in Business, a volunteer for Junior Achievement and a registered host family for Safe Families for Children.

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