Meridian Star


January 9, 2010

Business Beat

Dorrough and Brewer Join Citizens National Bank

Special to The Star

Lynn Dorrough recently joined Citizens National Bank as Chief Financial Officer. Dorrough comes to the bank from Little Rock, Ark., where he served as an Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Metropolitan National Bank.

Dorrough received his Master’s of Business Administration from Vanderbilt University in 1976. He also holds a Bachelor’s of Arts degree from Knox College in Galesburg, Ill., in 1974.

Originally from Paris, Ark., Dorrough and his wife Barbara, now reside in Meridian.

Kevin Brewer recently joined Citizens National Bank as Hattiesburg Market President.

Brewer comes to Citizens National Bank from Cadence Bank in Starkville, where he has been employed for the past nine years.

While in Starkville, Brewer served on the Advisory Board for the MSU School of Business, Executive Council Member for the Mississippi Young Bankers, United Way of Oktibbeha County fundraising committee and a member of the Kiwanis Club. He was also named to the Top 40 Under 40 for Oktibbeha County.

Originally from Meridian, Brewer is a 1995 graduate of Clarkdale Attendance Center, and a 1999 graduate of MSU. He is the son of Johnny and Carol Brewer of Meridian. He and his wife, Clare, have 2 children: Marlee, who is 7, and Joiner, who is 1.

Citizens National Bank is an independent, Mississippi-owned bank which has 27 bank locations throughout the state of Mississippi in cities such as Ridgeland, Madison, Flowood, Hattiesburg, Laurel, Waynesboro, Columbus, Macon, Carthage, Philadelphia, Southaven and Olive Branch.

The bank currently has assets in excess of $1 billion.

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