Dennis Ammann, President and Chief Executive Officer at Peoples Bank, announced that Ashley Wester has been promoted to Marketing Officer. Wester has been an important part of the bank since joining in 2010. Prior to being named Marketing Officer, she served as a Graphic Designer and Social Media Coordinator. She earned her Associate's degree in Graphic Design from Hinds Community College in 2005 and subsequently studied Business Administration at Belhaven University.
Wester is active in the Mendenhall Chamber of Commerce, the Mendenhall Community Club and First Baptist Church. She completed the Simpson County Leadership Program and has chaired the Flowood Young Professionals Committee, having been awarded the 2009 Flowood Young Professional of the Year.
She and her husband, Brock, have two children: Colton and Cora Beth.
“I’m very pleased to announce her promotion. Ashley has been a vital part of our marketing team for several years. Her many talents will only help us improve and grow in the markets we serve,” said Ammann.