First Bank & Trust appoints new commercial banker

by Duffie Osental29 Jan 2019

Financial services firm First Bank & Trust Company recently appointed Mary Anne Hecht as commercial and private banker.

In her new role at First Bank & Trust Company, Hecht will oversee services related to treasury management and commercial lending, as well as develop private banking and wealth management relationships in the New River Valley in Virginia. She will be based in Blacksburg, Va.

Hecht has two decades of banking experience. She most recently worked at Morgan Stanley, where she served as credit officer and portfolio manager as well as commercial and private banker.

“Mary Anne has a wealth of knowledge in banking," said Jim McAlister, senior vice president and regional manager for the New River Valley Region of First Bank & Trust Company.  "Her experience will prove to be an essential enhancement to the robust financing options we currently offer."