Personnel file: April 23



Forcht Bank: Adrian Lyons has been named a mortgage specialist for the bank's Lexington market.

Peoples Exchange Bank: Les Jarvis has been promoted to Scott County market president. Jarvis has been with People's Exchange Bank since 2011 and has 31 years experience working with commercial and consumer customers in Scott County.


Ferreri & Fogle: Lydia Simmons, Aziza Ashy, Justin Handshoe and Mark Yonts have joined the firm's Lexington office as associates. Simmons will work in the areas of civil litigation and insurance defense. Ashy will practice in the area of workers' compensation. Handshoe will work in the areas of workers' compensation, insurance defense, general civil litigation and criminal defense. Yonts will practice in the areas of civil litigation, insurance defense and workers' compensation defense.

Compiled by Dorothea Wingo

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