As Regional Vice President, 1st Century Bank, Meredith develops and manages banking relationships by providing depository services and working capital, real estate and unsecured funds to privately companies and their owners. Meredith Co-Chaired of the Emerging Leaders Council (Volunteer Position) at the United Way of Greater Los Angeles,a group of professionals under the age of 40 who are committed to fighting poverty in our community. Meredith received her bachelorâ€™s degree in Finance from the Universityof Kentucky. In addition, while at BB&T, she participated in a seven-month training program facilitated by OMEGA Credit Training to become formally credit trained. Outside of work, Esarey serves on the Emerging Leader Council Board of The United Way and tutors homeless children through a program called School on Wheels.