Southeastern Bank Announces New CFO

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Southeastern Bank Announces New CFO

Southeastern Bank is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert M. Eidson, Jr. as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.  Eidson was also elected to serve as Treasurer of the Bank’s parent company, Southeastern Banking Corporation (OTCBB:  SEBC), effective September 15, 2022.

“We are extremely pleased to bring Robbie on board at Southeastern Bank,” said Jay Torbert, President & CEO.  “His experience and skill set will be a welcome complement to our team.”

Eidson is a certified public accountant, licensed in Georgia and South Carolina, and a certified internal auditor.  He previously served as CFO for Pineland Bank and brings a combined 16 years of professional experience in public accounting with Nichols, Cauley & Associates and WebsterRogers LLP.  He is a graduate of Georgia Southern University where he received both a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Master of Accounting.

“Having known and respected the Southeastern Bank team for over a decade, I am proud to be part of such a talented group and honored to join their tradition of excellence in serving our customers, communities and shareholders,” stated Eidson.

Eidson and his wife Holly, along with their dog Patch, recently moved to Savannah from Fernandina Beach, Florida. He has completed local and national leadership programs and served through numerous professional and community organizations, most recently serving as Board Chair of Fernandina Beach Main Street and as a member of the Accounting Advisory Committee for Georgia Southern University.

About Us: Southeastern Bank, established in 1888, has a long history of serving its customers and communities. From checking accounts and loans to investments and more, Southeastern Bank has the financial products you need most. Southeastern Bank has 10 locations throughout coastal Georgia and northeast Florida that include Brunswick, Callahan, Darien, Eulonia, Folkston, Hilliard, Kingsland, Nahunta, Richmond Hill and St. Simons Island.