Stephen Yates has joined First Community Bank as Vice President of Commercial Lending in Mountain Home.
Yates, a veteran banker, has lived in the Mountain Home area for more than 15 years. He delights in assisting business customers with financing and deposit solutions.
Yates obtained a Bachelor of Science in business administration with an emphasis in management. He also served in the United States Navy and Arkansas Army National Guard. He is a graduate of the Mountain Home Chamber of Commerce Leadership Class.
In addition to his service to his country, Yates is committed to the betterment of his community. He has been involved in the Mountain Home High School Mentoring Program and served on the elder board and as a youth leader at The River Bible Church.
“I look forward to cultivating new customer and business relationships in my position with First Community Bank,” said Yates. “I admire the investment that First Community Bank has made in each community they serve. I am a huge fan of community banking and look forward to continuing my career with such an impressive organization.”
“As we grow with our community, it is so important to expand our lending staff to maintain the excellent level of customer service that we are committed to providing to our customers in the Mountain Home region,” said Steve Dunn, community president for Mountain Home. “We have such a dynamic team, and the addition of Stephen just keeps us moving forward.”