Chris W. Golden

Senior Vice President & Chief Technology Officer

Chris Golden is the senior vice president and chief technology officer for New Republic Bank. Chris leads the firm’s technology systems initiatives and oversees information security measures.

His prior experience in financial services in both information technology and information security provides valuable insights into the design and demands on systems serving clients as well as internal firm users.

Prior to joining New Republic Bank, Chris was the director of information technology and information security at Asheville Savings Bank. He also served as a technology consultant for 4Front Network Technologies serving a diverse group of banking clients. 

Chris oversees network administration, cybersecurity awareness and training, vulnerability testing and remediation, and systems planning to meet the firm’s evolving business needs. 

Chris received his B.S. degree from Stephen F. Austin State University.