Management Team



Mark A. Homes, President

Mark Holmes

President and Chief Financial Officer

A native North Carolinian and a graduate of East Carolina University, Mark joined Cornerstone Bank in 2014 as president and CEO. He is a veteran banker with more than thirty years of industry experience with banks such as Select Bank and Trust and Gateway Bank.

Chris Robbins, CEO

Chris Robbins

Chief Executive Officer and
Chief Credit Officer

A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University, Chris joined Cornerstone Bank in 2014. He has over two decades of financial services experience, with extensive expertise in lending and credit. He began his banking career at Centura Bank (now PNC) in Rocky Mount and has worked with BB&T, Southern Bank & Trust Company, and most recently served as the Chief Credit Officer at the little bank in Greenville, NC.

Michelle F. Joyner, COO

Michelle Joyner

Senior Vice President, 
Chief Operations Officer and Controller


A Wilson native, Joyner has fifteen years of industry experience. She received her bachelor’s degree in financial management from Bob Jones University in Greenville, S.C. She and her family live in Wilson.