Washington, D.C. (Feb. 2, 2021) — ICBA Bancard, the payments services subsidiary of the Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA), today announced Laura Pierce as vice president, relationship manager. In this role she will help ICBA Bancard clients in its eastern territory maximize their card portfolio performance.
“We are pleased to welcome Laura, a results-oriented and respected TCM Bank professional to the ICBA Bancard family,” said Tina Giorgio, ICBA Bancard president and CEO. “Laura’s extensive financial services experience will serve community banks well during this transformative time for both our industry and the payments industry overall.”
During her nearly decade of service to the nation’s community banks, Pierce worked in several management capacities including as a quality assurance and training specialist, as an operations manager, and as TCM’s contact center manager. Most recently, Pierce was responsible for the transition of portfolio sales to TCM Bank, where she served as the primary contact for the converting banks. Prior to joining TCM Bank, Pierce worked for a community financial institution as a call center supervisor.
Pierce is pursuing a degree in business management from Hillsborough County Community College in Hillsborough County, Fla.
About ICBA Bancard
ICBA Bancard® is the wholly owned payment services subsidiary of the Independent Community Bankers of America. ICBA Bancard’s community bank issuers generated $31.6 billion in sales volume in 2019 and are ranked collectively as the 24th largest credit card portfolio in the United States. ICBA Bancard enables thousands of community banks to provide competitive credit card, debit card, ATM and merchant processing solutions. The company also provides exclusive services to issuers including its Fraud Loss Protection Plan, marketing support, and product education. For more information, visit www.icbabancard.org.
About TCM Bank. N.A.
With nearly $300 million in assets, TCM Bank, N.A., a subsidiary of ICBA Bancard, provides credit card services for community banks including consulting, portfolio acquisition, product development and agent bank sponsorship. Through its Total Card Management® program, TCM helps banks promote their branded cards while limiting their exposure to risk and expense. For more information, visit www.tcmbankna.com.