Steve Ragland has joined Stone Bank, the Mountain View bank formerly called Ozark Heritage Bank, as chief financial officer. He lives in Little Rock, where Stone Bank maintains loan production and management offices.
“Steve is highly credentialed and brings decades of outstanding experience and a terrific work ethic to our bank,” CEO Marnie Oldner said in a press release. “Steve will make an immediate impact on our bank and is a tremendous asset we’re adding to an already exceptional management team.”
Before joining Stone Bank, Ragland was the senior director of corporate financial planning and analysis at Acxiom Corp. in Little Rock. His banking experience includes service as vice president of accounting at Bank of the Ozarks and as an assistant vice president with the former Twin City Bank of North Little Rock, assisting that company as it merged with Mercantile Bank of St. Louis (which is now U.S. Bank.)
A native of Searcy County who graduated from high school at Leslie, Ragland received his bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Central Arkansas in Conway and earned an MBA from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. A certified public accountant, Ragland also has the chartered global management accountant designation.
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