Citizens Bank is proud to announce the well-deserved promotion of Katherine Harris to Vice President and Market Retail Manager, based at the bank’s headquarters location in Batesville.
As Vice President and Market Retail Manager, Katherine routinely travels to support the operations of all retail bank branches in North Central Arkansas, the largest market within the Citizens Bank organization.
As a longtime banking professional, Katherine ensures branch compliance and consistency with all bank policies. She also serves as a mentor to individual staff members in such important areas as branch management, customer service, community involvement, and new business development.
“Katherine possesses the enthusiasm and talents of a new generation of banking leaders in Arkansas,” said Adam Mitchell, President and Chief Lending Officer. “Our loyal customers and dedicated employees will all benefit greatly from her involvement in the operation of our branches.”
Katherine most recently served as Assistant Vice President and Retail Branch Manager for the Headquarters branch. She began her career with Citizens Bank seven years ago as a Teller and Customer Service Representative at the branch in Pleasant Plains. She transferred as Assistant Manager at the Eagle Mountain location, and was named its Retail Branch Manager in 2015.
She earned a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree with an emphasis in Business Management from the University of Central Arkansas. Katherine and her husband, Derek, have two children, Owen, 4, and Eden, 18 months.