[MENA, Ark.] Philip B. Hensley, President and CEO of Union Bankshares, Inc. has announced the election of Jeff Montgomery to the Board of Directors of the Union Bank of Mena and the election of David Maddox as Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Union Bankshares, Inc. and as Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Union Bank of Mena.
Montgomery is a 1969 graduate of Mena High School and a 1974 graduate of the University of Arkansas obtaining a degree in finance. Montgomery is co-owner of Montco, Inc., a local company which manufactures parts for the classic automotive industry.
Jeff resides in Mena with Penny, his wife and business partner. He is a member and past president of the Mena Lions Club, a member and past chairman of the Mena Airport Commission, served on the Mena School District Board, and currently serves on the Freedom Water Board. He and his wife are members of the Crossing Church.
Maddox has served on the Board of Directors of Union Bankshares, Inc. and the Union Bank of Mena since the early 1980’s and will continue to also serve as secretary of both boards.
Hensley said “we are very fortunate to have Jeff elected to the Union Bank of Mena Board of Directors and to have David named as Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of both Union Bankshares, Inc. and Union Bank of Mena.
Union Bank of Mena is the only locally owned bank in Polk County while providing financial products and services to the Western Arkansas and Eastern Oklahoma region.