Elliott named OVB senior vice president

Allen W. Elliott was recently named senior vice president, branch administration, of Ohio Valley Bank and vice president of Ohio Valley Banc Corp. (OVBC).

In 1995, Elliott joined Ohio Valley Bank as an accounts payable clerk and through the years has held positions in operations, credit and debit card management and customer support.

In his community, Elliott is a member of New Hope Bible Baptist Church of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, and is an active member of the Bible School program. He volunteers his time with the OVBC Christmas Express toy drive annually.

Ohio Valley Banc Corp. is headquartered in Gallipolis, Ohio. The primary subsidiaries of the company are Ohio Valley Bank and Loan Central.

Optometrist Mark Cox joins HIMG

Optometrist Mark Cox has joined HIMG and has moved his practice to the HIMG Regional Medical Center.

For over 40 years, Cox has operated a successful optometry practice in the Barboursville region.

Cox is a graduate of the Ohio State University College of Medicine and is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He has maintained an active medical license since 1974.

For more information, visit www.uhswv.com.

WVSU extension agent named head of national organization

A West Virginia State University (WVSU) extension agent has been named president of a national community and economic development organization, marking not only the first such appointment for the university but also the first time the position has been held by a representative from one of the nation's 1,890 land-grant universities.

Adam Hodges, WVSU's Fayette County extension agent for community and economic development, will begin a three-year term this month as president of the National Association of Community and Economic Development Extension Professionals.

Booth joins Dr. Eric Ford General Dentistry

Dr. Eric Ford announced the addition of Amy Fischer Booth to his dental practice.

Booth earned her dental hygiene degree from Shawnee State University and has been regionally and nationally certified. She has been a dental hygienist in the Huntington area for 27 years.

Dr. Eric Ford General Dentistry is located at 422 Kinetic Drive, Suite A in Huntington, just off Exit 11 of Interstate 64.

For more information, call 304-523-3296.


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