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Kelcey Rock Named 2018 Emerging Leader By The Kentucky Bankers Association




Kelcey D. Rock, Vice President, Hancock Bank and Trust Company has been selected by the Kentucky Bankers Association (KBA) for its 2018 Emerging Leaders program. The KBA’s Emerging Leaders program is designed to find and develop future financial leaders in Kentucky through specific and comprehensive bank and community related activities.

“The Emerging Leaders program is our way of guiding the next generation of bankers into becoming exceptional leaders,” said Ballard W. Cassady Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer of the KBA. “This program is a stepping stone; it not only provides them with experience and engagement among their peers, but it involves them with our organization by giving them a first-hand look at how we work together with our banks on a daily basis to ensure the success of our industry.”

“I am excited and honored to have been chosen to participate in this program. I feel like I will gain valuable experience and knowledge to bring back to my bank and my community.” Said Rock.

Also selected to the 2018 class of Emerging Leaders are: Eleshia Brandon, The Murray Bank, Murray; Mackenzie Carter, Farmers National Bank, Scottsville; S. Ryan Newcomb, United Bank & Capital Trust Co., Frankfort; Jake M. Pepper, Planters Bank, Princeton; R. Taylor Rousey, Casey County Bank, Liberty; Amber Smith, Morgantown Bank & Trust, Morgantown; Hayley Thomas, West Point Bank, Radcliff; Jessica Watts, First Federal Savings & Loan of Hazard, Hazard.

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