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Elliott named OVB senior vice president

May 22, 2019

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio—Jeffrey E. Smith, chairman of the board of Ohio Valley Bank and Ohio Valley Banc Corp. (OVBC), announced the promotion of Allen W. Elliott to senior vice president, branch administration, of Ohio Valley Bank and vice president of OVBC.

Elliott is a graduate of Gallia Academy High School and holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Rio Grande. He is also a graduate of the Bank Leadership Institute.

In 1995, Elliott joined Ohio Valley Bank as an accounts payable clerk and through the years has held positions in operations, credit/debit card management, and customer support. Through Elliott’s leadership the bank’s current credit card rewards program was implemented.

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.  Ohio Valley Bank is an FDIC-insured, state member bank of the Federal Reserve operating 18 offices in Ohio and West Virginia. Loan Central, specializing in tax preparation and loans, is a finance company with six offices in southern Ohio. Ohio Valley Banc Corp. stock is traded on The NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol OVBC.