About Kernersville Cares for Kids

Lunch and Listen - April 18, 2018
East Forsyth High School, Kernersville, NC 27284


Special Guest Speaker: Avery B. Hall, Sr.

Mr Hall's Bio:


Avery B. Hall, Sr.
Wife of 22 yrs.: Kristi Hall
Two kids: AJ Hall (17 yrs. old) & Erin Hall (16 yrs. old)
Originally from Gainesville, Ga, but lived in Kernersville for 18 yrs. and Forsyth County for 24 years.

Current Position: Senior Vice President/ Business Banker Manager 1, 100 North Main Street, 4th Floor, Winston Salem, 27101

Current responsibilities include:

Leading a team of 6 bankers (coaching and developing) in providing the following business solutions to our clients:

  • capital financing
  • deposit and cash management services
  • payroll services, merchant services
  • insurance and employee benefit services
The coaching and development also includes internal and external risk management (operations).

Previous positions held at Wells Fargo, Wachovia and First Union (and dates):

  • 1993 -1994 Retail Management Associate Program
  • 1994 -1995 Assistant Branch Manager: Winston-Salem Robinhood Road Branch
  • 1996 - 1997 Branch Manager: Winston Salem Clubhaven Branch
  • 1997 -2000 Senior Financial Specialist: Winston Salem Robinhood
  • 2000 - 2012 Business Banker: Greensboro, NC
  • 2012 - Present Business Banker Manager 1 Greensboro, NC.

Educational Institution(s) and Degree(s):

  • BS in Communications w/ Public Relations Concentration from Appalachian State University May 1993, and MBA from Pfeiffer University -Charlotte August 2002
  • College fraternity: Phi Beta Sigma, Inc. Spr. 1992
  • Sports: Appalachian State Football: 2-time All-America (Walter Camp and Associated Press), 4-time all-Southern Conference, 1992 Defensive POY in Southern Conference, CFL, AFL, ASU Hall Of Fame, North East Ga. Hall of Fame, 75th Anniversary Southern Conference Football Team, and 75th Anniversary ASU Football Team.

Professional/Civic Membership:
Leadership Winston Salem (current class), Novant Kernersville Medical Center Foundation Board (vice Chair), ASU Foundation board (June 2016- Present), Member of Rotary of Kernersville, Board Member of Kernersville Raiders Football and Cheer (2007 -2014), Member of Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church , Board of Trustee member at Appalachian State University (2008 - 2016), East Forsyth High School Booster Club (President, 2014 -2105),member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc, ASU's Athletics Capital Campaign Committee, and youth sports coach (football, baseball & basketball).

Past civic commitments:
Leadership Greensboro c/o 2001, 100 Black Men of the Triad, Action Greensboro's Young Professionals (2000 & 2001) , United Way ERM, YMCA Board (7 yrs.) , Yosef Advisory Board (7yrs) , Safer Communities, Inc., Color Analyst of Appalachian Sports Network 1998 -2004, North Lake HOA Treasurer 2005-07), 4 Extra Effort, Inc (youth mentoring), Vice President, Greensboro Children's Museum Board member (Development Chair), served as member of Wachovia's VA/Carolinas Diversity Council (led by Walter McDowell), Kernersville YMCA Partners w/ Youth Team, 2006 -2012 Piney Grove Elementary PTA (President, Secretary, and Treasurer) , Greensboro Children's Museum Business Buddy Chair ( 2008 - 2011t), 2009 National MS Society Co-Chair (Dinner of Champions), youth sports coach (football, baseball & basketball). 2012 CASE award(Council for the Advancement and Support of Education), Guest Speaker at Gainesville (GA) High School Inauguration Ceremony on April 26, 2013, Guest Speaker at Glenn High School A/B Honor Roll Pinning Ceremony September 17 2013, Guest Speaker at East Forsyth High School Touch Down Club on December 9, 2013