Jennifer Render Bowie Joins First Citizens

January 12, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – January 12, 2009 – First Citizens is pleased to welcome Jennifer Render Bowie to its team. In this role, she is responsible for originating residential loans for purchase or refinance. She will be based out of the Clemson Road branch located at 2760 Clemson Road in Columbia.

Bowie is a graduate of the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor’s degree in marketing and management. Prior to joining First Citizens, Bowie held the position of account executive/relationship manager at Bank of America and a mortgage lender at Community Resource Bank. She is a member of the  Rotary Club of Five Points and the Junior League of Columbia.

About First Citizens
First Citizens Bancorporation, Inc., is the parent company of First Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Inc., The Exchange Bank of South Carolina, Inc., and Merchants & Farmers Bank of Comer, Ga. First Citizens Bank offers services in commercial and retail banking through its 190 offices in South Carolina and Georgia. As of September 30, 2008, First Citizens Bancorporation, Inc. had total consolidated assets of $6.42 billion. For more information, visit the First Citizens web site at