Cattle Bank and Trust is pleased to announce the hiring of Eli Barnes as branch manager of their Village Gardens location at 56th and Pine Lake.
Barnes has six years of prior banking experience including branch management responsibilities and 13 years of related management experience. Barnes is a native of Lincoln, graduating from Lincoln High School, and is a 2012 graduate of Doane College, Lincoln Campus, with a degree in Business Management.
Barnes and his wife, Amanda, reside in Waverly and have two sons. He is active in the Waverly Booster Club, serving as vice president, and loves being part of the Waverly and the greater-Lincoln community.
Cattle Bank and Trust is, also, pleased to announce the hiring of Megan Bowen as a real estate evaluation specialist/credit analyst.
Bowen's prior work experience includes real estate evaluation and underwriting in the insurance industry, as well as underwriting in the student loan industry. She is originally from Humboldt and is a 2007 graduate of Doane College with a degree in Communications.
Bowen has resided in Lincoln for the last 10 years and in her free time enjoys playing drums at Lincoln Berean Church and Room211 or with her various musician friends around town.
Cattle Bank and Trust, chartered in 1873, is a family-owned, community bank headquartered in Seward, with five locations, two in Seward and three in Lincoln. Cattle Bank & Trust previously announced plans to further expand their footprint in the Lincoln market with the addition of a branch location at 14th and Pine Lake, directly east of Southwest High School. Construction of the new facility will begin later this spring with a planned opening in the spring/summer of 2020. This location will offer a complete line of lending and deposit services for both retail and commercial customers, drive-thru and ATM services, as well as trust department and wealth management services. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender.