Arvest Bank Promotes Adkins to Senior Vice President

Monday, February 19 at 02:00 PM
Category: Arvest News

Arvest Bank is pleased to announce Doug Adkins has been promoted to senior vice president. 

Adkins, also a senior client advisor for Arvest Wealth Management (AWM), previously served as a vice president. In his role as a senior client advisor, Adkins works to create, build, protect, and transition wealth with a select group of high net worth individuals and families, businesses, and nonprofits. He is based out of the Arvest branch in Yukon.

“Doug has been an integral part of our team since 2003, and his most recent promotion is a reflection of that,” said Paul Krus, an AWM regional manager. “He works tirelessly for his clients, and we look forward to his continued success.” 

A native of Lexington, Ky., Adkins lives in Tuttle with his wife, Keli, and their two children. Among other civic endeavors, he serves as a deacon in his church.

Tags: Associates, Oklahoma City
 

Arvest Bank’s Barnett to Receive Community Leadership Award

Tuesday, February 20 at 02:00 PM
Category: Arvest Community News

Arvest Bank is pleased to announce commercial lender J.P. Barnett will receive the Elbert S. Graham/Elza Tucker Award from the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce at its 96th annual Celebration of Business & Community on Feb. 22.

The event, which honors numerous outstanding community leaders, will be held at the John Q. Hammons Convention Center in Rogers.

Barnett, who celebrated his 20-year anniversary with Arvest in August, works at the branch located at 103 S. Bloomington in Lowell. In receiving the award, Barnett is being recognized for his “significant contribution to the betterment of the Lowell community” and for having “given above and beyond to the community,” according to a chamber release.

“J.P. is truly deserving of this recognition, and we couldn’t be more proud of him,” said Payne Brewer, commercial loan manager for Arvest in Benton County. “In addition to being an excellent banker, J.P. has always made time to give back to the community. His actions are a wonderful reflection of Arvest’s overall commitment to our communities. We look forward to celebrating this honor with him.” 

This year’s event begins with a cocktail reception from 5:30-6:45 p.m., and is followed by the awards celebration from 7-7:50 p.m. The evening concludes with a party (including cash bar, coffee and dessert stations) from 7:50-9 p.m.

 

Tags: Associates, Rogers
 

Arvest Bank Hires Martin as Mortgage Lender in Hot Springs

Wednesday, February 21 at 01:00 PM
Category: Arvest News

Arvest Bank is pleased to announce it has hired Racquel Martin as a mortgage lender in Hot Springs.

Martin has more than 20 years of industry experience, and worked for a title company prior to that. She will be based out of the Arvest branch located at 4570 Central Ave. 

In her new role, Martin will serve as a as a decision-making resource for customers, providing guidance to them in an effort to find solutions tailored for their unique needs, among other responsibilities. 

“Racquel has years of great experience when it comes to helping people find their home, and we are so excited to have her on the Arvest team,” said Don Gooch, community bank president for Arvest in Hot Springs. “People seem to think the mortgage process can be daunting and difficult, but we don't want that to be the case. Even before someone begins to look for a new home, Arvest wants to answer any questions that you may have.” 

Martin lives in Hot Springs, where she is a member of the Hot Springs Board of Realtors. She and her husband, Jonathan, have three children.

 

Tags: Arkansas, Associates
 

Arvest Bank Adds Schoenthaler to Board of Directors

Wednesday, February 21 at 02:00 PM
Category: Arvest News

Arvest Bank is pleased to announce Marty Schoenthaler has joined its local board of directors in Bartlesville.

Schoenthaler currently serves as CEO of Tate Boys Tire & Service. His previous professional roles included serving as vice president and chief information officer at Archer Daniels Midland, as well as senior leadership positions with ConocoPhillips and IBM.

“We are thrilled to add Marty to our board here in Bartlesville,” Arvest president Kyle Hubbard said. “In addition to his business acumen, his many ties – and years of service – to our community will be an invaluable asset for us here at Arvest. We couldn’t be more excited to have him join our team in this capacity.”

Schoenthaler also currently is a board member for both the Bartlesville Sports Commission and the Rogers State University Foundation. He earned bachelor’s degrees in business administration and computer programming at Missouri Southern State University, then a master’s degree in business administration at the University of Arkansas.

Schoenthaler and his wife, Kim, have been married 33 years and most enjoy time spent with their children and grandchildren.

 

Tags: Bartlesville
 

Branch Hours Due To Inclement Weather **as of 4:30 p.m. on Feb. 21**

Wednesday, February 21 at 02:00 PM
Category: Arvest News

Due to inclement weather, the following branches have modified hours Feb. 21.

Oklahoma

  • All Oklahoma City locations will be closing today at 3:30 pm. This includes all branches in Norman, Edmond, Shawnee, Stillwater, Yukon, and Ada.
  • All Tulsa branches will close at 5 p.m.
  • All Arvest branches in Southwest Oklahoma will close at 3 p.m. This includes all branches in Chickasha, Duncan, Elgin, Lawton, and Walters.
  •  All Bartlesville area branches are closing today at 4:30 p.m. This includes all branches in Caney, Dewey, Nowata, and Vinita.
  • Security BankCard Center customer service is closed.
We apologize for any inconvenience. We will update this blog as more information becomes available.  
 

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