Personnel File for the week of July 4

Debra Neal
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Tate Hill Jacobs Architects: Sabrina Oaks has joined Margaret Jacobs as principal. Oaks has experience with large-scale food and beverage and industrial design projects, as well as fast track design/build and educational projects.


Eastern Kentucky University: Timothy Forde has been named chief diversity officer and special assistant to the executive vice president. Forde, a faculty member of the School of Clinical Educator Preparation in EKU’s College of Education, has more than 20 years of experience developing and implementing professional development programs.


Farmers National Bank: Sam Pollom has joined the bank, working in WealthSouth, the organization’s wealth management unit, in the role of assistant vice president, compliance officer.

Kentucky Bank: The following have been named to the bank’s Regional Advisory Board for Madison County. Keith Daniel, owner of KDA Office Furniture, Richmond; Mark Gentry, president and CEO of Precision Tube, Richmond; Chris Hornsby, owner and agency manager of the Madison County Farm Bureau; Amanda Marcum, Realtor at Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Foster Realtors; Debra Neal, an original organizer, director, and officer of Madison Bank; Marc Robbins, Madison County attorney.

Merrill Lynch: Robert S. Williams has been named a financial adviser. He will be based at the company’s West Vine Street location.

Send items about professional personnel changes to or Personnel File, Business Monday, Lexington Herald-Leader, 100 Midland Avenue, Lexington, Ky., 40508. Include a contact person’s name and phone number. All photos should be emailed as JPEGs.

Compiled by Dorothea Wingo