Episode 36: Banking on Change: The Girl Banker's Vision for the Future of Women in Banking

The Bolder Banking Podcast

Feb 13 2024 • 29 mins

Welcome to The Bolder Banking Podcast. Our guest is Natalie Bartholomew, Community President for First Community Bank in Northwest Arkansas.

In this episode, Natalie shares her inspiring journey in banking, from being a fifth-generation Arkansas resident to her current role as a Community President at First Community Bank. She discusses the importance of community banks and their expansion strategies, touching on the crucial role of marketing and the impact of AI in the industry. Natalie delves into her experience as a faculty member at the Graduate School of Banking, shedding light on her teachings and the future of the banking industry. She also shares her passion for advocating for women in banking and the evolution of The Girl Banker platform into a supportive community for female Bankers across the country. Tune in as Natalie provides an insightful perspective on the future of banking and the empowerment of women in the industry.