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Caroline Strader recipient of the Stuart E. Wood, Jr. Memorial Award

Caroline Strader recipient of the Stuart E. Wood, Jr. Memorial Award


Bill Edwards (left) presents the award to Caroline Strader as Frank Wood looks on


JOHNSON CITY, TN – September 13, 2012 – Mountain Commerce Bank (MCB) announced Caroline Strader, first vice president and treasury management services manager,was named the 2012 recipient of the annual Stuart E. Wood, Jr. Memorial Award.


Past chairman Stuart Wood gave of himself to the community; he was the epitome of MCB’s core values of integrity, leadership, and excellence. As a posthumous tribute acknowledging his accomplishments, both professionally and personally, and to continue his vision as chairman of MCB, the annual Stuart E. Wood, Jr. Memorial Award was presented to Caroline Strader, an MCB team member exemplifying those same values.


A contribution in memory of Mr. Wood will be presented to the East Tennessee Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association at the request of his children Frank and Meredith.


About Mountain Commerce Bank:


Mountain Commerce Bank (MCB) is a state-chartered, FDIC-insured, century-old, privately held financial services institution serving Knoxville, Johnson City, and Unicoi County. Through Hometown Service and Smart Technology, MCB offers big bank products and services, with the personal attention and exceptional service of a hometown community bank.


At the end of June 2012, MCB had $306 million in Total Assets and $270 million in Total Deposits. MCB currently employs more than 60 individuals at five branches and one operations office.  For more information, visit us at or check your account any time at 1-866-MCB-1910. MCB is an equal opportunity employer.