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Southers began working with Peoples Bank as an interim credit administration. He was hired in October 2003 as a loan processor. He has held various levels of credit analyst positions and was promoted to Assistant Vice President, Business Development, Newton Commercial Lending. In October 2015, Southers was promoted to Trade Credit Administration and then Vice President in 2016.
The promoted senior vice president are Carol Shinn, Kim Bazzle, Beth LaBarbera, Lu Rogers and Ryan Waddle.
Shinn started working for Peoples Bank in March 2015 as Senior Executive Vice President of Depository Operations. This year, she was promoted to senior vice president of corporate information. Shinn is responsible for managing information technology and depository operations.
Bazzle started working with Peoples Bank in 1988 as a cashier in Newton and has held several customer service positions. In October 1995, Bazzle was promoted to Supervisor of Product Development / CSS. In March 1998, Bazzle was promoted to Assistant Vice President and then Vice President of Marketing and Training in July 1999. She obtained her first Vice President designation in 2002 and was promoted to Director of Marketing in March 2009.
LaBarbera joined Peoples Bank in September 1999 as an itinerant CSR. In November 1999, she was promoted to Assistant Vice President, Business Center Manager in the Springs Road office. She was promoted to Senior Vice President of the Business Center in 2001, then promoted to Senior Vice President of Regional Sales in January 2011.