Jennifer Kirschenman Named Senior VP of Operations at National Bank

F. Brad Denardo, Chairman, President, and CEO of National Bank, is pleased to announce the promotion of Jennifer R. Kirschenman to Senior Vice President of Operations.
Ms. Kirschenman began her career at National Bank in 1994 as a part-time teller. She worked in the bank’s Teller Training and Mortgage departments before becoming manager of the Customer Assistance Center in 1999. In 2006 Ms. Kirschenman was promoted to Assistant Vice President, and later managed the bank’s Memorial Drive branch office before being named Vice President of Operations in 2013.
Mr. Denardo commented, “Jennifer has been an invaluable member of our organization for many years. Her knowledge, leadership, work ethic, and positive attitude inspire us every day. We are incredibly proud of Jennifer and thankful for her dedicated service to the bank.”
Ms. Kirschenman is a graduate of Longwood University and the Virginia Banker’s School of Bank Management. She currently resides in Giles County with her husband Jay.
Founded in Blacksburg in 1891, National Bank is a community bank with 25 full-service offices and one loan production office located throughout Southwest Virginia.  The bank is a subsidiary of National Bankshares, Inc., a Blacksburg-based financial holding company with over $1.4 billion in assets. To learn more about National Bank, visit