First State Bancorporation Announces Hiring of Christopher C. Spencer as CFOMontgomery Asset Management News & Views
First State Bancorporation Announces Hiring of Christopher C. Spencer
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- Friday, January 10, 2003
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Jan. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- First State Bancorporation
, a New Mexico-based publicly traded company, announced the hiring of Christopher C. Spencer
as the company's new chief financial officer."We are extremely pleased to add Chris to our management team as our new CFO," stated Michael R. Stanford, president and chief executive officer.
..."His experience with KPMG and familiarity with the banking industry uniquely qualifies Chris to serve in this capacity for a dynamic organization such as ours," continued Mr. Stanford.
...Mr. Spencer previously was a senior manager with KPMG LLP in its Albuquerque office.He
was the healthcare practice leader for KPMG's
Rio Grande Business Unit and has extensive experience in working with financial institutions, insurance companies, healthcare organizations and airlines.His
experience includes working with many publicly traded SEC reporting companies.Mr. Spencer was awarded both a Bachelor of Accountancy and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from New Mexico State University in December 1981.Mr. Spencer has been actively involved in the Albuquerque community for many years, serving on several non-profit boards.He currently serves on the board of Presbyterian Healthcare Foundation as Chairman of its Finance Committee, and the boards of Healthcare Financial Management Association and Mountain Area Christian Home Educators. First State Bancorporation
(Nasdaq: FSNM) is a $1.3 billion New Mexico based commercial bank holding company.First State
provides a full line of commercial and personal banking services to customers through branches located in New Mexico, Colorado, and Utah.
On Friday, January 10, 2003, First State's stock closed at $25.98 per share.
This document includes forward-looking statements, within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.