Jefferson Security Bank Announces Promotion of Donald L. Jacot, Jr. to Senior Vice President and Commerical Loan Officer

Published June 4, 2024

Jefferson Security Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Donald L. Jacot, Jr. to Senior Vice President and Commercial Loan Officer.  Jacot joined the bank 10 years ago as Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer.  In that time, he has been an integral part of our lending team and has shown a true commitment to our mission.  With over 25 years of experience in banking and commercial lending, he demonstrates a strong knowledge of loan products and an understanding of the uniqueness of each customer’s situation.

“I am honored by the trust that the executive leadership of Jefferson Security Bank continues to place in me,” said Jacot. “Our team is committed to providing our customers with lending options that meet their immediate and future growth needs.  There is nothing more satisfying for me as a lender than to watch our customers grow and thrive right here in our community.”

Jacot represents the bank well both through his professional experience, expertise, and his active participation in many community events.  Jacot’s community volunteerism over the years includes being a youth mentor through the JUMP Mentoring Program, participating in the United Way of the Eastern Panhandle’s annual Day of Caring and helping at the local county fairs. Jacot’s leadership is well demonstrated through his completion of Leadership Jefferson and in his current role as Past Chair of the Board of Directors of the United Way of the Eastern Panhandle. Jacot is also visible in the community while attending many sporting events and other academic activities with his family.

“Don has been an important part of our team; he works diligently to build relationships and provide great service to our customers.  Throughout his tenure, he has consistently demonstrated leadership, dedication, and a strong commitment to our community; all of which has been instrumental to our success.  I have full confidence that Don will continue to make a significant contribution to the Bank for many years to come,” said Cindy Kitner, President and Chief Executive Officer.

Don graduated from Penn State University in 2001 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration.  He also attended the ABA Commercial Lending School in Dallas, Texas in 2004. Don resides in Kearneysville, WV with his wife Jessica, and their children Isabella and Cameron.

Don Jacot’s office is located at 873 East Washington Street, Suite 100, Charles Town, WV, and he can be reached at 304-262-3143 or

About Jefferson Security Bank

Jefferson Security Bank is an independent community bank evolving with the needs of the customers and the communities it serves. Serving individuals, businesses and community organizations, Jefferson Security Bank strives to support entrepreneurial efforts within its target markets. Delivering long-term value to its shareholders is at the core of the organization’s culture. Jefferson Security Bank is a West Virginia state-chartered bank that was formed and opened for business on May 19, 1869, making it the oldest bank in Jefferson County, West Virginia. The bank provides general banking services in Berkeley County and Jefferson County, West Virginia, and Washington County, Maryland.