January 13, 2017
Lies joins Equity Bank Topeka as Vice President and Commercial Lender
Equity Bank announces the hire of Sara Lies as Vice President and Commercial Loan Officer based at Equity Bank’s main office in downtown Topeka at 6th and Kansas.
Lies will concentrate on business development and commercial loan service in Topeka, Lawrence and the surrounding region. Lies has more than 20 years in the banking industry, most recently serving as a commercial loan officer for Sunflower Bank in Lawrence, and also including positions in commercial credit management and analysis.
Lies is active in the Shawnee and Douglas County communities as a finance committee member for the Dwayne Peaslee Technical Training Center and a committee member for Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s Penny Jones Golf Tournament. She also has served as a Douglas County United Way CEO Caller Chair and a board member of Health Care Access and Lawrence Humane Society.
Lies is a native of Fayetteville Arkansas and a graduate of the University of Arkansas. She also is a graduate of the Kansas Community Leadership Initiative.