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Our Team

Allyson Velez serves as the Executive Assistant for Provision Financial Resources. In addition to her role at Provision, Allyson is a small business owner as a Wedding and Lifestyle Photographer. She holds a Bachelor of Music from Gardner-Webb University and has a decade of experience working in marketing, communications, graphic design, photography, and student ministry. Before working at Provision, Allyson worked at GIENC® as their Communications Specialist, serving 42 stores in Eastern North Carolina. Allyson is also a certified public school teacher and taught for ten years in Cleveland County, serving as a Middle School Band Director, as well as a teacher of Chorus, Orchestra, and High School Marching Band.

Allyson is married to Adam Velez and has a daughter, Chloe. Allyson enjoys spending time with her family and friends, vacations to the beach, riding horses, taking long walks, playing volleyball, composing music, cooking, and watching her daughter dance and play soccer.


Allyson Velez

Executive Assistant


201 Convention Drive Cary, NC 27511

President & CEO

Harry Nelson, CIMA®

EVP, Chief Financial & Operations Officer

Dolly B. Pierce, CPA

SVP, Chief Trust & Planned Giving Officer

Erich Hamm, AAMS®, CTFA®

SVP, Chief Credit Officer

Russell C. Jones

Executive Assistant

Allyson Velez

Marketing & Communications Manager

Brandon Ward

VP, Regional Director

Chris Jones

VP, Director of Church Lending

Daryl W. Trexler

VP, Controller

Lori M. Williams, CPA

Special Projects Manager

Robert E. Simons

VP, Regional Director

Scott Setzer, AAMS®

Donor Relations Associate

Susan Kimball

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