Raymond E. Brann Jr., has been elected executive vice president of First Virginia Banks Inc., Falls Church, a $7.9 billion-asset bank holding company.
Mr. Brann will be responsible for the corporation's 23 banking affiliates and five operations centers, which are organized in six geographic regions, each headed by a regional executive officer.
He joined the First Virginia organization in 1964. He held positions of increasing responsibility with the corporation's affiliates.
Previously, Mr. Brann was regional executive officer for First Virginia's Richmond-based Eastern Region, which consists of five banks with 91 branch offices and the Eastern Operations Center.