Path Pavers: Banking on Her

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What is Banking on Her?

Path Pavers: Banking on Her is a unique showcase featuring stories directly from women leaders in community banking and credit unions. Listen to what they wish they knew when they started, what still needs to be done and what lies ahead. Join them, as they pave a path forward to create a more inclusive banking industry.

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Meet Whitney.

Whitney Simon is the Vice President of Operations and Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) officer at Valley State Bank. The journey to finding her voice wasn’t easy but Whitney’s story doesn’t begin with big steps - it’s the small steps she took that truly makes her a Path Paver.

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Meet Danielle.

Danielle is the Vice President and Controller for First City Bank. Her academic career wasn’t aimed at banking but she found herself hooked once she started her first teller job. Her career has led to diverse opportunities within the industry and is just one of the reasons why she’s a real Path Paver.

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Meet Laura.

Laura serves as Chief Operating Officer at Commercial National Bank. Starting her career in college, she soon climbed up the ladder but not without learning important lessons along the way. Learn how Laura sharpened her leadership skills and pushed through challenges to become a Path Paver.

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Meet Linda.

She is the Vice President of Operations at InFirst Bank. Her industry and life experiences have shaped her into the leader and Path Pavers she is today.

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Meet Jenny.

Jenny is the Senior Vice President and Chief Operations Officer at Homestead Savings Bank. She’ll be the first one to tell you, her journey has been filled with hard work and dedication to achieve her goals, which is just one of the reasons why she’s a Path Paver.

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Meet Kim.

Kim is the Senior Vice President of Operations and Cashier Services at ESB Financial. With big aspirations throughout her career, she’s not only looking to continue to shape her financial institution’s leaders - she’s looking to become the next Bank President.

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Meet Maureen.

Maureen is the Senior Vice President and Director of Compliance at Great Plains National Bank. Her career path wasn’t originally aimed at banking but the industry found her. Learn how she not only compliments compliance but how she gives her time and energy to future industry leaders.

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Meet Christy.

Christy is the Executive Vice President of Operations at Village Bank. Her career path has taken her down some interesting paths but she’s always kept a positive outlook with every challenge, which is why she’s a Path Paver.

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Meet Rosy.

Rosy is the Vice President of Compliance at Peoples Bank. Her initial career path wasn’t set on banking but soon she found herself thriving in compliance. Today, she’s learning not only something new everyday, but also how to manage her first supervisor role.  about her greatest challenges and how she’s managing her first supervisor role.

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