Gateway Welcomes Kyle Hubbard as President of the Retail Banking Division

TULSA, Okla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gateway First Bank, one of Oklahoma’s largest banking operations, announced that Kyle Hubbard has joined the Gateway banking team as President of the Retail Banking Division. Hubbard is based at Gateway’s Jenks Corporate banking office.

In this role, Hubbard will lead brand strategy for retail banking as well as digital banking strategy, including being the executive champion for the integration, deployment and maintenance of the Q2 platform. He will be instrumental in planning and developing retail banking expansion, both in physical location and product growth.

“Kyle brings over 20 years of banking experience,” said Scott Gesell, CEO of Gateway. “His past accomplishments and experiences make him the right person to help lead Gateway’s banking growth. He also has a strong history of community involvement that aligns with Gateway’s culture of building families and communities.

Hubbard entered banking in 2002 out of college and has spent most of his career in various roles in the Bartlesville, Oklahoma area. He started as a cashier while in college, worked in retail and commercial banking, and most recently served as President/CEO of the Springfield, MO, and Bartlesville, OK markets for his former banking employer. His community involvement includes organizations such as Leadership Oklahoma, The Boys and Girls Club of Bartlesville, Oklahoma Wesleyan University Board, and Ozarks Food Harvest Board.

“I’m from Oklahoma, and it feels good to be back in my hometown,” Hubbard said. “I’m excited to join the Gateway team on the ground floor of expanding into current and new markets and products.”

About Gateway First Bank

Gateway First Bank is a leading financial institution providing banking and mortgage services to consumer and business customers. Based in Jenks, Oklahoma, Gateway is a $1.9 billion bank with a strong mortgage business. Gateway is one of Oklahoma’s largest banking and mortgage operations in the United States, with six Oklahoma banking branches, more than 170 mortgage centers in 43 states, and more than 1,600 employees. Learn more about FDIC Member, Equal Housing Lender (NMLS 7233)

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