Laurence S. Bolchoz
Laurence S. Bolchoz is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Coastal Carolina Bancshares, Inc. and Coastal Carolina National Bank. Mr. Bolchoz joined the Company in March 2012 with more than 25 years of banking experience. Previously he was Senior Vice President, Grand Strand Market Executive for First Federal in Myrtle Beach, overseeing 20 financial centers in Horry and Georgetown Counties from 1998 to 2012. Prior to First Federal, Mr. Bolchoz was Vice President, Direct Lender at NationsBank, Myrtle Beach. Mr. Bolchoz is a graduate of Clemson University, the South Carolina Bankers School, the ABA Stonier National Graduate School of Banking and Leadership Grand Strand. He is a current board member of the Myrtle Beach Regional Economic Development Corporation, the YMCA of Coastal Carolina, United Way of Horry County and the Community Investment Corporation of the Carolinas. He is past President of the Surfside Area Rotary Club and past Chairman of the St. Michaels School Board. He is the past Board Chairman of the Claire Chapin Epps Family YMCA, past Chairman of the South Carolina Bankers School and past Chairman of the YMCA of Coastal Carolina. He also served as a past board member of the South Carolina Bankers Association and served on the Clemson University Alumni National Council.