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Role of women in banking changing

By LYNN LOFTON Women have stepped from behind tellers’ cages as the role of women in banking is changing in what is considered a male dominated field. In banks across the state women bankers are leading and assuming more responsibilities. Two such examples are Mary Childs and Teresa Thornhill. Childs is CEO of the Peoples Bank of Ripley and last ...

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Three elected to Mississippi Bankers Association

The Mississippi Bankers Association (MBA) for 2018-19 has elected Mary Childs, president and chief executive officer of The Peoples Bank, Ripley, as Chairman of, Greg McKee, president and chief executive officer of The Citizens Bank of Philadelphia, as Vice Chairman and Andy Anderson of Anguilla as Treasurer. As MBA Chairman, Childs will chair the association’s MBA Board of Directors and ...

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Childs elected Vice Chairman of the MBA

Mary Childs, president and chief executive officer of The Peoples Bank, Ripley, has been elected Vice Chairman of the Mississippi Bankers Association. As Vice Chairman, Childs serves on the association’s Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the 128-year-old association. MBA’s membership includes commercial banks and savings institutions operating in Mississippi, and the association’s members hold over 95 percent of ...

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Foundation names leaders, directors

The Mississippi State University Foundation has named 2013 leaders and incoming members for the 46-seat board of directors. Incoming officers with one-year terms that began Jan. 1 include: Bobby S. Shackouls of Houston, Texas; Earnest W. “Earnie” Deavenport of Kiawah Island, S.C. and Banner Elk, N.C.; and, Mary M. Childs of Ripley. MSU staff members make up the remaining board ...

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