John Walker

Business Banker, SVP

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Get to know me

As a First Citizens business and commercial banker, it’s important to invest in understanding your business, strategies and key objectives. An established process and skilled team of specialists help me tailor solutions to fit you and your organization. Clients appreciate our trusted partnership in planning for long-term success.

I earned my Bachelors degree from Campbell Univ with a concentration in Business Administration and Economics. My career includes over 36 yrs. in banking with the majority of that time spent in the business banking space. My specific focus has been working with clients in that are in the growth phase of the business cycle.

My spouse, Marty, and I have been married for 36 years and have two married daughters and one grandson. I am passionate about serving my customers and meeting new customers. I am an avid boater, fisherman and hunter.

Our approach

At First Citizens, our Bankers view business relationships with you through a long-term lens. This aligns with our brand ethics, business philosophies and statement of purpose for building a long, lasting alliance. We make recommendations and decisions based on what’s best for your business and focus on your growth, expansion and success.

Management at First Citizens is regional, and we guide your accounts in the same manner—with regional support and authority. Our relationship management teams include inside and outside relationship managers, credit professionals and product specialists. Our consulting and business strategy services include industry change optimization, business process management and financial management processes.

We pride ourselves on working together to bring positive results to your business, as we see your vision come to fruition.

Industry Expertise

Commercial and Industrial


BA from Campbell University

Community Involvement

President of Rotary South, board member of Child Development Center, and Wilmington Downtown

Personal Interests

Boating, Fishing, Hunting, and Golf


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