Bryan Brooks Switches to Simmons Bank (Movers & Shakers)


Bryan Brooks of Simmons Bank
Bryan Brooks of Simmons Bank
Lance Sexton of Bank of the Ozarks
Lance Sexton of Bank of the Ozarks

Bryan Brooks, formerly vice president of product management and development for Windstream Communications of Little Rock, has joined Simmons Bank of Pine Bluff as senior vice president of product development.

Brooks graduated from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville with a bachelor’s degree in business administration in financial management. He earned a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.


Lance Sexton has joined Bank of the Ozarks of Little Rock as executive vice president and regional government guaranteed loan specialist, based at the branch at 2773 W. Sunset Ave. in Springdale.

Sexton has 30 years of experience in the origination, servicing and liquidation of Small Business Administration loans, most recently with Legacy National Bank in Springdale.


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