Susan M. Hester – Executive Vice President, Chief Operations Officer
Mrs. Hester has over 30 years in Managerial Accounting experience with 24 of those years in the banking industry. She has been with AccessBank Texas since 2009. Prior to AccessBank, she served as Chief Financial Officer for Farmers and Merchants Bank in Krum, Texas and Chief Financial Officer for First Federal Savings and Loan in Nacogdoches, Texas.
Other prior banking experience includes Controller for PointBank in Pilot Point, Texas and Controller for Arlington National Bank in Arlington, Texas. Her positions included direct supervision of Accounting, Information Technology, Compliance, Human Resources, and Operations. She is a graduate from Stephen F. Austin State University with a BBA in Accounting and Finance. Other positions held were Controller at Carolina International Manufacturing Inc. in Lufkin, Texas and Business Manager for KLSB TV in Nacogdoches Texas.