Lora M. Rose

Chief Financial Officer and Cashier of The State Bank and Vice President of Ark-Valley Bank shares Inc. Lora, a fourth generation banker, is the daughter of Tricia and Al Kreps. Married to Jack Bradford Rose, Vice President of Information Technology at the bank, and mother of four daughters including a set of triplets, she is a graduate of the La Junta School system with a degree in Economics from Harvard College and an MBA in finance from Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley. Lora is also a graduate of the Colorado School of Banking and the Investment School of the University of South Carolina. Lora worked in the bank during her school years joining the bank full time in 1999. She was elected Chief Financial Officer and Cashier of the bank in 2005. Lora has been involved with civic activities the most recent being President of the School board.