Gale Hatton Earns Certified Treasury Professional Designation

Gale Hatton, Vice President, Manager of Commercial Deposit & Treasury Services at Paducah Bank, has earned the Certified Treasury Professional designation.

Gale has been with Paducah Bank for over 20 years, where she has served as Internal Auditor, Retail Operations Manager, Special Projects Manager, and Treasury Management Relationship Manager. 
She is a St. Mary High School graduate and holds a BS in Accounting from Murray State University. Gale actively participates in many community service and charitable activities including serving as co-chair for the United Way Community Investment Panel, EFSP Local Board, and volunteering with the St. Mary School System and Booster Club.  She is a member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church, as well as Paducah Professional Women.
The Certified Treasury Professional® (CTP) designation serves as a benchmark of competency in the finance profession and is recognized as the leading credential in corporate treasury worldwide. Sponsored by the Association for Financial Professionals® (AFP), the CTP® credential signifies demonstrated knowledge and skills required to effectively execute critical functions related to corporate liquidity, capital and risk management. The CTP designation sets the standard in the finance profession and is a symbol of excellence.
About Paducah Bank: 
Paducah Bank is an award-winning, locally owned bank with banking centers in six locations in Paducah and Louisville and employs more than 130 people. Paducah Bank received a 5-star rating from BauerFinancial, the nation’s premier bank rating firm. In June, Paducah Bank was notified that it had earned the highest rating that BauerFinancial awards! The bank has earned this 5-star rating for 44 consecutive quarters! The bank also received the distinction of exceptional performance bank, a status reserved for banks that have earned Bauer’s highest rating for 10 consecutive years!  Paducah Bank was named the Best Place to Work in Kentucky among medium-sized companies in 2006. In 2008, the bank was chosen by the Wall Street Journal as one of the nation’s Top 15 Small Workplaces and was named Best Bank in the Paducah Sun Readers’ Choice Awards from 2012-2020.  They have also won the Louisville Mayor's Worksite Wellness Award numerous times.