Bank of Lancaster Welcomes Joe Biddlecomb as Branch Manager for Burgess & Heathsville Offices21-Mar-2011
Joseph D. Biddlecomb has been named Branch Manager of Bank of Lancaster’s Burgess and Heathsville Offices. This announcement was made by Bank President & Chief Executive Officer Austin L. Roberts, III.
Biddlecomb began his financial services career in 1996 with Capital One FSB in Richmond, where he served as a risk specialist. In January 1999, he became a financial advisor with Wachovia Securities in Kilmarnock. His most recent position was with Crowther Heating and Air Conditioning in Kilmarnock where he was responsible for sales, design, and implementation of systems and supervised the installation and replacement of residential and commercial heating and air conditioning systems.
Biddlecomb, a native of Reedville, is a graduate of Northumberland High School and earned his Bachelor of Arts in Business – Economics from Randolph-Macon College.
Active in his community, Biddlecomb is currently serving as Treasurer of the Rappahannock Chapter of Ducks Unlimited; Vice President of the Board of Directors for Reedville Cemetery Company; and Master, Reedville Masonic Lodge.
Biddlecomb stated, “I am eager and excited to get back into financial services and have the opportunity to help long-time and recent friends and neighbors in Northumberland County. I am also pleased about being a part of the Bank of Lancaster family, and its affiliates Bay Trust and Bay Banks of Virginia. I have always admired the long-standing reputation of professionalism, customer service and community involvement associated with this wonderful institution.”
Biddlecomb resides in Reedville with his wife, Dawn, and their three sons - Davis, age 9; Grant, age 7; and Will, age 5. All three boys attend Northumberland Elementary.
In making this announcement, Roberts stated “we are very pleased to have Joe take over the leadership of the Bank’s Burgess and Heathsville offices. Both offices have been very successful and with Joe’s previous knowledge in financial services and his enthusiasm, we feel he will add much value to the relationships we desire to have with our Northumberland County customers. Joe embraces our philosophy to provide the highest quality of professional service and is eager to meet the needs of the communities we are privileged to serve. With our competent and dedicated staff throughout the Northern Neck, Bank of Lancaster, Bay Trust Company, Investment Advantage, and Bay Banks of Virginia are well positioned to be our area’s complete financial services provider. We are excited about the many opportunities that lie ahead for us to provide continued value to the relationships we are privileged to have with our friends and our neighbors. We encourage everyone to stop by and welcome Joe.”