JENKS, Oklahoma .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Gateway First Bank today announced the arrival of Allen Winmill, CPA, MPA, as Chief Accounting Officer. In this role, Winmill will be responsible for corporate accounting, implementation of technical accounting standards, regulatory reporting, preparation and filing of taxes and accounts payable.

“Allen has been working with Gateway since mid-July as Interim Chief Accounting Officer and has been a great resource and a complement to our accounting team,” said Nick Hahn, Gateway’s CFO. “He’s a great addition to our Dallas headquarters. ”

Winmill has over 25 years of experience in the accounting and financial services industry and has held executive positions at several Fortune 500 companies during this time. He specializes in complex accounting matters, including derivatives, consolidations, securitizations and business combinations. He also has experience in improving the efficiency and effectiveness of accounting processes, which can generate substantial value and savings for businesses.

“I am delighted to join Gateway, a company that shares my passion for continuous learning and the positive changes that can result,” said Winmill. “I look forward to using my previous experience to discover new opportunities that improve efficiency, reduce costs and help drive growth. ”

Winmill is a licensed CPA in the state of Texas. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Masters of Professional Accounting (MPA) and from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs with a BSBA Honors in Accounting.

About Gateway First Bank

Gateway First Bank is a leading financial institution providing banking and mortgage services to consumers and business customers. Based in Jenks, Oklahoma, Gateway is a $ 1.9 billion bank with a major mortgage transaction. Gateway is one of Oklahoma’s largest banking and mortgage operations in the United States with six bank branches in Oklahoma, nearly 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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