South Story Bank & Trust (SSBT) is pleased to announce the hiring of Beth M. Wright as credit administration officer.

Wright’s new responsibilities will include coordinating credit administration activities and supporting all lenders. Beth comes to SSBT from Liberty Bank in Des Moines, where she served in loan, system and operation positions.

Wright brings 20 years of banking experience to SSBT, and a commitment to delivering excellence in customer service.

Kevin L. Brooks, president and CEO of SSBT, said, "Beth’s wealth of experience will broaden the loan department and provide the level of customer service our customers have grown to count on."