Renee Sickels has joined the commercial lending team at Academy Bank as assistant vice president loan administration manager. She has more than nine years of banking experience.
Melanie Aguto has joined the commercial lending team at Academy Bank as assistant vice president mortgage loan officer.
Katie Levi has joined the commercial lending team at Academy Bank as assistant vice president small business banking.
Tony Bettis has joined the commercial lending team at Academy Bank as senior vice president. He has more than 16 years of banking experience, specializing in commercial lending.
Terry W. Darby has joined the commercial lending team at Academy Bank. He has more than 31 years of experience, specializing in construction lending.
Steve Ingham has joined Academy Bank as executive vice president, overseeing the commercial lending team. He has more than 27 years of experience, specializing in commercial lending and community banking.
Porter Eckberg has joined the operations team of Jan Pro of Southern Colorado as operations manager. He most recently held supervisory and management positions in the Building Facilities department of School District 11.
Terri L. Velasquez has been appointed city finance director of Colorado Springs. She has worked in the city’s finance department since 1987.
Jacob Haddan has joined U.S. Bank as a loan consultant at the U.S. Bank Home Mortgage office at 1520 Briargate. He was previously a mortgage lender at Guaranty Residential Lending.
Carol Bruce-Fritz has been appointed execute e director of the Catamount Institute. She has more than 24 years of experience working in non-profit organizations.
Pamela J. Smith has joined First Community Bank as senior vice president/loan review, credit administration. She will monitor the asset quality of the bank’s loan portfolio for New Mexico, Colorado and Utah.
Kimberly Malone has joined First Community Bank as mid market lender/business banking for the Denver area. She will develop and manage commercial client relationships, concentrating on small to medium sized loans.