Peoples Bank Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Larry Allen, announced the promotion of Lacie Walton to Mortgage Department Manager. Walton has been with Peoples Bank for five years and has 25 years of experience in mortgage banking. She graduated from Frenship High School and received her Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Texas Tech University. Walton is very active with the West Texas Homebuilders Association and the Lubbock Board of Realtors. She also serves on the finance committee at Wolfforth United Methodist Church and volunteers with Lubbock Meals on Wheels and Homework Hall, a tutoring program that Peoples Bank participates in at Miller Elementary.Lacie is married to her college sweetheart, Mike Walton, and they have one daughter, Carley. In her spare time, she loves to travel, read books and she is an avid Red Raider fan!
Lacie Walton Promotion
Baraka Murimi Promotion
Baraka Murimi was promoted to Banking Officer and Internal Auditor. Murimi has been with Peoples Bank for 2 years. He earned his Accounting Degree with a specialization in Internal Audit from Louisiana State University. He volunteers with Camp Read a Lot and Homework Hall, two tutoring programs that Peoples Bank participates in at local elementary schools, Wright Elementary and Miller Elementary. Murimi and his wife, Brandy, have a son, Bradyn.“Baraka is a quick learner, has a very pleasant demeanor and attitude,” said Larry Allen, CEO and Chairman of Peoples Bank. “He strives to be the best in all he does,” Allen said.
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Shari Hanna Promotion
Shari Hanna was promoted to Banking Officer! She joined Peoples Bank in 2017 and serves as a Mortgage Closer. Hanna has been in the mortgage business for 17 years and enjoys volunteering with the Boy Scouts. Her and her husband, Alan, have been married for 18 years and they have one son, Jack. “Shari is very knowledgeable, works from early to late to get things done, has streamlined our closing process and is always smiling,” said Larry Allen, CEO and Chairman of People Bank.
Join us in congratulating the Employee and Officer of the Quarter! Mikayla Scott, Teller at our 82nd Street branch in Lubbock, is our Employee of the Quarter. Raquel Britton, Customer Account Representative at our Post branch, is our Officer of the Quarter! We are very grateful to have them both on our team!
Peoples Bank participated in Giving Tuesday by announcing donations to several local non-profit organizations. Peoples Bank gave a donation in honor of bank customers. The charities that received the donations included: Future of Nazareth Fund, High Point Village, Lorenzo Senior Citizens, Lubbock Children’s Health Clinic, Parenting Cottage, Post Volunteer Fire Department, Shallowater ISD’s Back Pack Buddies, Slaton Meals on Wheels, Texas Boys Ranch and The Inside Out Foundation.