SVP/Retail Banking Manager
Laurie was born in Portugal. At the age of 5 Laurie and her family moved to Elizabeth NJ. Laurie is happily married for 35 years to Fernando Alves and has one child, Christina and two grandchildren, Liana and Andreia. In 1975 Laurie began her banking career with United Jersey Bank where she worked as a part-time teller after school. In 1977 Laurie went to work for the National State Bank. In her 18 years at National State Bank Laurie worked in several areas of banking. She worked in the loan department, auditing, accounting and merchant services. In 1994 Laurie and her family moved from Elizabeth NJ to Palm Coast. Laurie quickly found a position with Barnett Bank as a teller and was soon promoted to a personal banker. Laurie received several awards while working at Barnett Bank. In 1998 Laurie received the opportunity to be a founding employee at Cypress Bank. Prior to coming to Intracoastal Bank in 2008 as the office manager, Laurie was the office manager of the CypressCoquina/RBC bank Palm Harbor Office.
United Way Women's Initiative-Steering Committee Member
Flagler County Homebuilders Association - Affiliates Council/Board member
Flagler County Chamber - Ambassador
Professional Business Women Association - Board Member
Take Stock in Children - Mentor
Flagler County Realtors Association