Former Board Member Activity

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Natalie Hairston (formerly Coker)

Natalie joined Bank of the Ozarks as a Commercial Loan Officer / Vice President. She was most recently a member of the Business Banking Department @ Arvest.

Donald Boone - Centennial Bank
May 2015

Joined Centennial Bank in Jacksonville, Arkansas as a Commercial Loan Officer. Previously he served Iberia Bank as a Branch Manager / Business Banker and he began his banking career with Regions. He was promoted to Branch Manager while serving six years at the bank.  Boone is married with children and is looking forward to the challenges and opportunitites of working on the commercial side of the bank.

Courtney Menefee - Regions Bank


Former Board Member and Chapter Treasurer Courtney Menefee was recently promoted to Business Banking Sales Manager at Regions Bank in Little Rock. Menefee has a decade of experience in retail banking and commercial lending with both Regions and previously Centennial Bank. Menefee graduated with a degree in Finance from Arkansas State University in Jonesboro.

Itzel Meador - Arkansas Capital Corporation

Former Board Member and Chapter Officer Itzel Meador was promoted to Senior Vice President of Lending for Arkansas Capital Corporation. Meador has been with ACC for 14 years. Itzel utilizes the Small Business Administration’s 7a Guaranty Program, as well as the SBA 504 loan product. Her determination to help these people, through her knowledge of the available SBA products, has lead to the assistance of many small businesses in Southern and Central Arkansas. By utilizing SBA loan products, Itzel and Arkansas Capital Corporation are making a significant economic impact for the State of Arkansas.

Chance Tharp - formerly Regions Bank

Chance Tharp served Central Arkansas RMA as Chapter Secretary and Board Member.  While at Regions he was a Commercial Relationship Manager in the Downtown Little Rock Office.  Previously he served as a Credit Analyst at Regions.  Tharp was a Branch Manager when he worked at One bank and Trust.  The opportunity to be Director of Business Operations with RedStone Construction Group in Little Rock was too attractive to pass. 

David Robertson - OneBanc & Trust

Former Central Arkansas RMA Chapter Treasurer and 2011 Golf Tournament Chairperson, David Robertson was recently promoted to Assistance Vice President and Commercial Lending Officer for OneBanc in Little Rock, Arkansas.  Previously, Robertson worked for OneBanc as a Real Estate Inspector.  He is a graduate of the university of Arkansas at Fayetteville and married with children.

Natalie Coker - Arvest Bank

Former Chapter Secretary Natalie Coker was recently promoted to Business Banking Loan Officer. Previously, she has served as a Consumer Loan Officer and Private Banker for two institutions. Coker is noted for her outstanding positive attitude and excellent customer service.  She will be based at the Downtown Little Rock Location.