Executive Vice President,
Chief Culture and Communications Officer
Melissa Perrin serves as the Chief Culture and Communications Officer, where she implements board and executive level initiatives, develops organizational culture - purpose, vision, values, and employee satisfaction, and has built and brought to life the “Spend Life Wisely” aspect of the organization.
Melissa began her career with First United in 2004 and has served in various roles which have included work in Marketing, Training and Development, and Communications. In her current role, she oversees employee and culture initiatives. She has a passion for organization, communication, planning, and helping others become more successful. Melissa holds a degree in Public Relations and Communication from Southeastern Oklahoma State University. She is also a graduate of the University of Wisconsin Human Resource Management course, the Stagen Integral Leadership Program, and the Stagen Advanced Leadership Program.
Melissa and her husband, Josh, have two daughters. Outside of the bank, she enjoys spending time with her family, reading and creating, being outdoors, and focusing on wellness. She is also actively involved in her church and her daughters’ school and extracurricular activities.