The Ladder: June 2022

Chambers Bank Hires Business Development Officer 

Cami Goodell was recently hired as a business development Officer in Conway. She will be responsible for developing new and existing business relationships for Chambers Bank in the Conway area. 

Conway Corp Plant Operator Earns Certification 

Conway Corp Senior Plant Operator Matt Smith recently earned his Class IV Water Treatment certification from the Arkansas Department of Health, the top level of achievement for licensed water plant operators in the state. 

The requirements for Class IV Water Treatment certification include three years of experience in water treatment and passing the examination. 

Conway Regional Adds Provider to Renaissance Women’s Center 

Brooke Money, a physician’s assistant, has joined Conway Regional Renaissance Women’s Center. She joins an obstetrics and gynecology practice that includes Courtney Sick, M.D., Kala Slaton, M.D., and Megan Moix. 

Money holds a Master of Science in Physician Studies and a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Harding University in Searcy. Conway Regional Renaissance Women’s Center is located at 2300 Robinson Ave. The center specializes in female reproductive health, pregnancy, and childbirth. 

First Security Bank Announces New Hires, Promotions 

First Security Bank announced a series of new hires and promotions. 

Shawna Heaslet was recently named loan assistant. Heaslet has more than 15 years of banking experience at First Security Bank, including as banking center manager for the University Banking Center. 

Jacquelyn Lindsay has been named TRID loan specialist for central processing. She has more than 23 years of banking experience, including 16 years at First Security. She has specialized in consumer real estate compliance and documentation and previously served as a loan assistant. 

Leslie Hart has been named assistant vice president and central loan processing manager for the bank. Hart has more than 27 years of experience in baking and has previously served as a loan assistant and manager for First Security Bank’s Conway market. 

Paula Goff has been named central loan processor and operations specialist. She has more than 15 years of experience in loan-related systems and documentation in baking.  

Eduard Millan has been named First Security Bank’s bilingual commercial lender for central Arkansas. Milan has previous experience in lending.  

McMaster OT Earns Certification 

Angela Bishop, an occupational therapist at McMaster Physical Therapy Clinic, acquired her hand therapy certification. This designates her as a specialist in upper extremity conditions, including hand surgery rehabilitation. 

Osmar Garcia Joins Conway Corporation Board of Directors 

Osmar Garcia, CEO and co-founder of Garcia Wealth Management-Northwestern Mutual, has been added to Conway Corporation’s board of directors. He will serve a seven-year term. 

UCA Names Library Director 

Rodney Lippard has been announced as the new director of Torreyson Library at the University of Central Arkansas. He begins the role on July 5. 

Lippard earned a Bachelor of Arts in radio, television and motion pictures from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Master of Library and Information Studies from UNC Greensboro. 

Lippard comes to UCA from the Gregg-Graniteville Library at the University of South Carolina Aiken (USCA) where he served as director. He is the current chair of the Budget Analysis and Review Committee of the American Library Association and the Partnership Among South Carolina Academic Libraries. Lippard is a past president of the North Carolina Library Association. 

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