Arkansas: Little Named President of Mortgage Division at Centennial Bank

Keith Little has been named president of the mortgage division of Conway-based Centennial Bank, according to Tracy French, the bank’s president and chief executive officer. Little joined the Centennial Bank mortgage division in 2015 with 13 years of mortgage industry experience.

He received a bachelor’s degree in international business from Arkansas State University–Jonesboro and an MBA degree in finance from the University of Arkansas–Fayetteville. He has also received the accredited mortgage professional designation from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s School of Mortgage Banking.

Little has served as past president and legislative chair for the Mortgage Bankers Association of Arkansas and continues to serve on that organization’s board. He is also a member of the Arkansas Development Finance Authority lenders advisory council.

“Keith has been an integral part of the success of our mortgage company over the past four years, and I am confident he can lead this division into the future for Centennial Bank and Home BancShares Inc.,” French says.

Home BancShares Inc.’s subsidiary, Centennial Bank, operates branch locations in Arkansas, Florida, South Alabama and New York City. It was established in 1903.

Published in Bankers Digest June 24 , 2019