Meet Our Team

Bob Fairweather
President and CEO

Mr. Fairweather founded Banc Statements, Inc, over 10 years ago with the express mission of providing outsourced statement printing services exclusively for community banks nationwide. Prior to founding BSI, Bob co-founded Main Street Checks, Inc., a check company that specializes in providing personal and business checks to community banks and credit unions across the country. Mr. Fairweather then proceeded to grow Main Street Checks from zero clients to a client list of over 500 community banks over the next 7 years. Bob has been in the banking industry for over 25 years, spending his first five years out of college gaining valuable experience working for a community bank. Bob graduated with a major in Psychology from the University of Alabama and received his MBA from William and Mary in Williamsburg, VA.

Lee Long
Chief Operating Officer

Ms. Long came on board with BSI in 2013 to direct the strong growth experienced at BSI. Lee brings her experience of over 20 years in all facets of the financial printing industry for banks and mortgage companies to lead BSI solidly into the next phase of growth. Her specialties encompass all aspects of operations and production, including statements, payment books, marketing and electronic offerings. Prior to branching out and co-owning an online marketing company, Lee expanded her invaluable knowledge at NCP Solutions for 12 years serving in various roles, with her last role being Vice President of Sales and Marketing. In her time at BSI, Lee has exhibited strong leadership, resource management and team building skills. She received her Bachelors of Science from the University of Alabama.

Tara Fairweather
Strategic Business Development

Tara has been with BSI in a myriad of positions since 2006. Currently, she administers our Strategic Business Development program for larger community banks. Prior to working at BSI, Tara was a sales representative for Main Street Checks, Inc., based in Birmingham, AL. At Main Street, she primarily developed new business in the mid-Atlantic and Northeastern states. Tara attended the University of Alabama in Birmingham.

Alan Gaddy
Southeast Sales Manager

Alan has been with BSI since 2013. He began his tenure as a production employee and in 2015, was promoted as the Inventory Supervisor. In 2017, Alan was named Sales Manager for the Southeastern United States.

Lakyn Gaddy
Vice President, Client Services

As VP of Client Services, Lakyn excels in client and account management using relational strategies and skillful communication. Lakyn has been with the company from the beginning as Production Manager from 2008 to 2013 and Director of Client Services from 2013 to 2015. In 2015, she was promoted to VP and has the primary responsibility of managing client accounts and assisting in growth and development of staff, as well as the overall company. Lakyn attended Jefferson State Community College.

Larry Johnson
Account Executive

Larry has been a BSI Account Executive since late 2012. He is a veteran of the printing industry with over 25 years of financial print and mail account management under his belt. Previous to working at BSI Larry successfully covered a 12 state Midwestern region and therefore brings a strong background of industry knowledge to the sales team. Larry received his Bachelors of Science from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville.

Chris Leirer
Midwest Sales Manager

Chris joined BSI in 2015, after spending six years in the United States Army National Guard and graduating from Ball State University with a Bachelors degree in Business Administration. In 2015, Chris opened our Indianapolis production center. Having spent almost two years as the Operations Manager of BSI Indianapolis, Chris brings a wealth of knowledge from the production side of BSI as the Midwest Sales Manager.

Eric McPherson
Director of Production

Eric brings a wealth of management experience to BSI and manages all aspects of BSI’s production facilities in Birmingham, Dallas and Indianapolis. This includes printing, inserting, quality control, and warehouse and equipment maintenance. Eric plays an integral role in developing and implementing processes and procedures within each department to maintain quality control and to ensure that we continue to exceed our customers’ expectations.

Terri McPherson
Senior Vice President, Accounting and Administration

Terri has been with BSI since 2011 in the role of Senior Vice President, Accounting and Administration. In this role she handles all records/asset management, financial planning and budgeting. Terri brings more than 20 years of experience in the aspects of budget operations and supervisory controls to BSI. She has proven to be vital to the growth of BSI by exhibiting capable leadership in effectively managing financial strategies and accounting standards. Terri was previously with Small Business Accounting Services, Inc. from 2006-2011 as the Accounting Department Supervisor. She attended college at the University of West Alabama.

Kathy Taylor
Vice President, Marketing and Strategic Alliances

As Vice President of Marketing, Kathy utilizes her creative acumen to spearhead brand development/management, strategic analytics and marketing organization to BSI. Kathy has over 15 years in multi-channel branding, including her role as Marketing Manager at NCP Solutions. Kathy co-founded Winston Mortimor in 2004, a company that provided consulting services on how to use the internet effectively as a sales and marketing tool. As a talented business analyst, she can quickly identify branding needs and configure solutions that positively influence company production and marketing objectives. Kathy received her Bachelors of Science from the University of West Alabama.

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