Celebrating Leadership Success at Farmers Bank & Trust

At Farmers Bank & Trust, we take pride in our employees’ dedication to personal growth and community leadership. Their commitment to learning and development reflects our company values, and we are excited to celebrate their recent accomplishments in various leadership programs.

Leadership Arkansas Class XVIII – Will Hegi (Back row, 2nd from L) and Jeff Whitener (Back row, 6th from L)

Leadership Arkansas
Senior Commercial Loan Officer & Regional Credit Officer Jeff Whitener and Community First Trust Officer Will Hegi completed the prestigious Leadership Arkansas program. Their achievement highlights their dedication to understanding our state’s broader landscape and their desire to contribute to its growth and development.

Justin Swecker and McKenzie Teel pose after a three-week Dale Carnegie training.

Dale Carnegie Skills for Success
Commercial Loan Officer Justin Swecker and Branch Manager McKenzie Teel completed the renowned Dale Carnegie Skills for Success program in Texarkana, transforming professionals into confident and competent leaders.

Kayla Ray (L) and Allie Stokes (R) smile at the Fox 16 anchor desk during Media Day with Leadership Saline County.

Leadership Saline County
Universal Loan Assistant Kayla Ray and Branch Manager Allie Stokes will graduate from the Leadership Saline County program on June 6. The program focuses on cultivating local leaders who understand Saline County’s unique needs and growth opportunities.

Brad Ramsey (4th from L), Tristan Wheeler (5th from L), and Josh Williams (2nd from R), pose with their Leadership Lamar County class.

Leadership Lamar County
Commercial Loan Officer Brad Ramsey, Senior Loan Assistant Tristan Wheeler, and Mortgage Originator Josh Williams graduated from Leadership Lamar County. Through this program, they gained valuable insights into the challenges and potential within Lamar County, Texas.

Madison Haltom (Left) smiles alongside her Leadership Prosper class and the Mayor of Addison.

Leadership Prosper
Mortgage Originator Madison Haltom graduated from Leadership Prosper. Her commitment to this program demonstrates her passion for learning about and improving the Prosper, Texas community.

Congratulations to all our graduates!