TC Federal Bank Announces Leadership Promotion and New Hire Veteran

TC Federal Bank Announces Leadership Promotion and New Hire Veteran
Bank expands and strengthens mortgage banking services to
serve South Georgia and North Florida

THOMASVILLE, Ga. — TC Federal Bank (TCF) today announced the promotion of longtime Thomasville mortgage banker Sara Aldridge to Vice President, Mortgage Division Manager and the addition of Jay Ralstin as Vice President, Mortgage Banker in Tallahassee.

Aldridge began her career with TCF in 2003 as a loan processor. Over the next fifteen years, she gained extensive experience in residential, consumer and commercial lending and loan operations.

“As a longtime Thomasville banker, Sara has a deep knowledge of the market and understanding of mortgage banking and loan management,” said Thomasville Market President Greg Eiford. “Her accomplishments and commitment to customers make her a great asset to the bank. We are very pleased to promote her to this new leadership position.”

Aldridge is active in the community and currently serves as Vice Chairman on the Board for Family Enrichment Group. Previously, she served with the Thomasville-Thomas County Chamber of Commerce and its various committees. In 2011, she graduated from the Chamber’s leadership program.

In Tallahassee, Ralstin brings 20 years of consumer and commercial lending experience to the bank, specializing in mortgage origination and management. He has long been an active banker and mortgage industry leader in the market, having previously served as president of the Mortgage Bankers Association of Florida.

“Jay’s professional background in conventional and government residential mortgages, sales coaching and technical expertise are just a few of the strengths he brings to TC Federal Bank,” said Tallahassee Market President Matt Brown. “His communication and accessibility to customers creates a premium lending experience for anyone who comes to us for real estate financing. We are thrilled that he has joined our mortgage banking team in Tallahassee.”

About TC Federal Bank
TC Federal Bank was established in Thomasville, Georgia in 1934. The bank serves consumers, investors, business owners, professionals and realtors in North Florida and South Georgia communities. TC Federal Bank is built on a long-standing Tradition of Trust and offers expertise in personal and business banking, as well as real estate lending. TC Federal Bank employees provide premium customer service and build enriched customer relationships. For more information, visit