Nancy Foster will serve a one-year term that began Sept. 1.
Foster is also a member of RMA’s Executive Committee, Enterprise Risk Management Council and Community Bank Council, the bank said.
Before joining Park Sterling, Foster was chief risk officer for CIT Group.
Also this month, the association named Kevin Oden, chief market and institutional risk officer for Wells Fargo in Charlotte, to its Market Risk Council.
The association is based in Philadelphia.