Now the branch and business manager at Republic Bank in Norwood, OH, Lynne Cole served as branch manager for BB&T in Newport for several years. During her time in Kentucky she became heavily involved in the Newport Business Association, and was elected chairwoman.
Through the business relationships she developed there, Lynne was introduced to Mentoring Plus. After meeting some of the youth in the program she was hooked, and immediately lined up to help in any way she could, eventually finding herself on the board. Lynne is a Xavier University alumna, and lives in Anderson, OH with her two cats.