The Board of Directors of Renasant Corporation announced that Kevin D. Chapman has been elected President of the Company. Chapman will retain his current title of Chief Operating Officer. It was also announced that C. Mitchell Waycaster, in addition to continuing in his role as Chief Executive Officer of the Company was elected Executive Vice Chairman of the Company.
Chapman has been Chief Operating Officer for the Company since May 2018. From October 2011 until he assumed the Chief Operating Officer role, he was the Chief Financial Officer of the Company and the Bank. Prior to that, Chapman served in various capacities since joining the Bank in 2005, including the Chief Strategy Officer and Corporate Accounting Officer.
In his new role as President, Chapman will continue to be responsible for corporate strategy and the day-to-day operations for the Company. Chapman has also been a director of the Bank since 2018.