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Meet our Consumer Lenders

Our local consumer lenders are ready to help you reach that next life goal. Whether you are looking to purchase a car, boat, or other recreational vehicle, or you would like to consolidate debt or cover a large, unexpected expense, our lenders take time to listen and help find the best solution for you.

Bat Hilliard

Bat Hilliard

Consumer Lender

NMLS#: 1693095

Mount Jefferson

Meet Bat

With over two decades of banking experience, Bat is dedicated to helping clients meet their financial and life goals. Bat grew up in Ashe County, played sports in high school and at Wilkes Community College where he obtained his Associates degree. Bat is a caricature artist, an enthusiastic art lover and explorer, always seeking new experiences and sources of inspiration on his travels. Bat's approach to life and work is influenced by the belief that "Great things are done through a series of small things brought together," a quote from Vincent Van Gogh that inspires him to make a positive impact in his role at LifeStore Bank.


Awards Logo ABOUT LIFESTORE BANK Founded in 1939, LifeStore Bank is committed to creating vibrant communities by providing excellent financial services. We offer personalized banking solutions that assist our customers in achieving their goals. At LifeStore, innovation and tradition converge to help you build your legacy.
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NMLS#: 449206 | Routing Number 253171676