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  • Helen Ballentine

    Helen Ballentine

    Private Client RM/SVP

    2109 Tulare Court, Raleigh, NC, 27612
    (work) 919-789-2992 (cell) 910-308-6068


    Helen has more than 29 years of banking experience in consumer finance, mortgage, retail and commercial banking. Prior to joining First Tennessee in 2013, Helen spent 6 years with North State Bank as a Market Executive/Commercial Banker. Prior to working at North State Bank she worked with Bank of America for 23 years in the retail and commercial bank.


    UNC School of Banking


    Currently, Helen serves as Treasurer for United Arts Council and is an active member (former board member) of the Kiwanis Club of Raleigh. She led North State Bank’s team fundraiser for Light the Night on behalf of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and was on the Executive Committee for International Affairs Council and chaired their annual gala, Citizen of the World.


    "There’s always a way to do the right thing for the bank and for the client. Honesty and integrity should be at the forefront of everything we do."