Paragon National Bank has named Michael Leonard as Vice President of Private Banking. In this role, he is responsible for providing custom banking solutions to business owners, executives, doctors and professionals in the Memphis market. Leonard will report to Wayne Littleton, Paragon’s Senior Vice President of Private Banking and Manager of Private Banking.
“Michael’s strong background in banking and dedication to customer satisfaction made him a natural addition to our team,” said Littleton. “His appointment will further enhance our ability to maximize our customers’ time by handling all aspects of their banking needs through Paragon’s array of personalized solutions.”
Prior to his appointment, Leonard was a banker at a large regional financial organization, where he spent time working in the branches, as well as in the private wealth management department. He received his bachelor’s degree in finance from Auburn University and earned his Certificate in Financial Planning from Christian Brothers University.
In his free time, Leonard volunteers his time to Dorothy Day House of Hospitality, Make-A-Wish Foundation of the Mid-South and Junior Achievement of Memphis and the Mid-South.