Richard N. McIntyre joined First Reliance Bank on October 31, 2003. He is responsible for the first expansion of First Reliance Bank outside the Florence, South Carolina market. His duties as Lexington Market President include the acquisition of branch locations, recruiting staff and developing a full-service banking organization in the Lexington, South Carolina market area.
McIntyre has over 40 years of banking experience. He’s worked in the banking industry for several banks in the Midlands market before coming to First Reliance Bank. His career path included Branch Manager, Lexington City Executive, Midlands Consumer Loan Administrator and Lexington County Executive.
McIntyre graduated from the University of South Carolina in December 1980 with a Bachelor of Science of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance (Banking & Real Estate). He is also a graduate of South Carolina Banking School and the School of Banking at Louisiana State University.
Memberships & Awards
He has served on numerous boards and committees in the Columbia and Lexington communities, including The Indian Waters Council of Boy Scouts of America Executive and Advisory Board, and the Lexington Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. He currently serves on the Riverbanks Zoo Foundation Board of Directors and is a twenty-year member of the Lexington Rotary Club and Lexington Chamber of Commerce.
Past President of Riverbanks Zoo Foundation and Past Vice Chair of the Richland-Lexington Airport District. He has over 35 years of membership in the Rotary and the Chamber.