Lora Jones Named Vice President/Controller
Bankshares, Inc. is pleased to announce that Lora Jones has been
named Vice President/Controller.
Ms. Jones joined National Bankshares, Inc. in 2010
as a Corporate Analyst, was promoted to Corporate Analysis Officer
in 2011 and was named Controller in 2014. She is a Certified Public
Accountant and a graduate of Virginia Tech where she earned a Bachelor's
Degree in Finance and a Master's Degree in Accounting and Information
"We're very proud of Lora and excited to offer
her this promotion," said National Bankshares Chairman, President
and CEO James G. Rakes. "We wanted to recognize her many contributions
to the Company as well as the skill, character and experience she
brings to the position. We are very fortunate to have her on our
Ms. Jones currently resides in Pembroke, Virginia
with her husband, Darren, and daughter, Aurora. She is a member
of the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants and the
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
National Bankshares, Inc. is the Blacksburg,
Virginia based parent company of National Bank, a 125 year-old community
bank with 26 offices located throughout Southwest Virginia, and
National Bankshares Financial Services, Inc., an investment and
insurance subsidiary in the same trade area. The Company's stock
is traded on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the symbol "NKSH."