Veronica has been a key member of the Executive team at First National Bank of South Miami since her arrival in 1999. As Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President, she is responsible for the daily management of the Bank, with a primary focus on client and community relations. She serves on several bank committees, including: Loan, Trust, Compliance, Cyber Security & Asset/Liability Committees. In January 2018, she was elected to the Board of Directors of the Bank.
Veronica’s commitment and involvement in the community has been demonstrated in a wide variety of areas. She was named as one of the Top 100 Power Players in Finance by South Florida Business Journal for 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2019 and 2020. She has also been selected as Power Leader in South Florida by SFBJ in 2018 and 2019. Currently, she serves on the following boards: First National Bank of South Miami, Florida Bankers Association State Board, Commercial Industrial Association of South Florida, University of Miami Citizens Board, and University of Miami Citizens Board Women’s Society, most notably. She is past President of the South Miami Hospital Associates. She served on the Board of Directors of Chamber SOUTH from 2007-2013 (Chair 2009-2010). Veronica’s involvement in the community and her leadership in banking has been recognized by several organizations in South FL; such as, receiving the Key to the City of South Miami. One of her proudest accomplishments was being named the 2014 Chamber SOUTH Annual award recipient for service to her community.
Ms. Flores enjoys her role as a community banker since 1980. Her vast experience has served FNBSM well in leading the strategic initiatives of the Bank. As Ms. Flores states, “I am most proud of assembling an outstanding team of South Florida’s finest bankers. We have become the employer of choice for many bankers in our community.”