First Community Bank has announced that Shena Sims has been promoted to senior vice president, regional deposit & operation director for the financial institution. With an impressive banking career spanning 26 years, Sims has been an integral part of the First Community Bank family since 2014. In her new role, she will oversee regional deposit strategies and operations, further enhancing the bank’s commitment to providing exceptional financial services to our valued customers.
Her extensive experience and dedication to excellence make her an invaluable asset to the team. Sims’s leadership qualities and dedication have been evident throughout her time at First Community Bank. She has consistently demonstrated a deep understanding of banking operations and a passion for delivering outstanding customer experiences. Her promotion is a testament to her hard work and the trust placed in her by both her colleagues and superiors. Reporting to Allen Williams, market president for the Jonesboro region, Sims will continue to collaborate closely with the bank’s leadership to drive growth and innovation.
Williams expressed his confidence in Sims’s ability to excel in her new role, noting her exceptional skills in leadership, teamwork, and strategic thinking. “We are thrilled to have Shena take on this crucial role within our organization. Her vast experience and deep commitment to our mission will undoubtedly contribute to our ongoing success. This promotion is a reflection of her dedication and the bright future she envisions for our bank and its customers.”
Sims earned her bachelor’s degree in speech communication with a minor in marketing from Arkansas State University. Sims is an active member of her community and is part of several philanthropic endeavors in the area including United Way of Northeast Arkansas (Day of Caring event), KAIT’s Gr8 Acts of Kindness initiative, and the educational efforts of First Community Bank’s Piggy Bank and Teach Children to Save programs.
First Community Bank’s lobby is open from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. The drive-thru is open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays. In addition to the Southwest Drive location, First Community Bank also has three other Jonesboro locations: 1617 S. Caraway Road, 222 E. Washington Avenue, and a mortgage office at 1823 Grant Avenue. First Community Bank offers competitive loan and deposit products and an impressive array of online and electronic banking services. Some of these include mobile banking and deposits, online bill pay, online/mobile account opening and custom eAlerts.