Bruce Maloch has been promoted to vice chairman, chief operating officer and general counsel by Farmers Bank & Trust.
Maloch joined FB&T in 1986. He is a graduate of Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University, Institute of Comparative Political and Economic Systems at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., University of Arkansas at Little Rock School of Law, and Southern Arkansas University.
He served as Arkansas House of Representative and was recognized as Legislator of the Year by the Arkansas Realtors Association and Outstanding Legislator by the Arkansas Municipal League. Maloch is currently serving as an Arkansas state senator. He remains involved in the community and governmental affairs. Maloch and his wife, Martha are longtime residents of Columbia County. The Malochs are members of First Baptist Church of Magnolia.