PBT Trust and Financial Services

At Peoples Bank and Trust, our Trust and Financial Services Division can provide financial management assistance to you during your lifetime and help you make plans for your family’s future. We specialize in offering individualized, customized services through a variety of account relationships.

We recognize that each of our customers is unique and has special needs and concerns. Therefore, we carefully review your situation and design your account, and our services, to fit your particular wishes and requirements.

We cordially invite you to become better acquainted with the Trust and Financial Services Division and how it can provide you with benefits. If you prefer to have a Trust Officer meet with you at your home or office, simply email, phone or write us to arrange an appointment.

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Kendra Oakes
V.P. Trust Department Manager / Trust Officer

Kendra joined our Trust Department in 2018 and is currently a Trust Officer and the Trust Department Manager. Prior to working for PBT Trust Services, she spent 14 years in different management roles within the banking industry. She believes the key to any successful estate plan starts with proper knowledge and planning to establish clear expectations for now and future generations.

Favorite pastime: Kendra enjoys fishing with her husband and daughter.

Hobby: Oil painting

Mitch Hixson
Trust Officer

Mitch joined the Trust Department team in early 2019 as a trust officer. He works with both new and existing clients to see that the wishes they have expressed in their trusts, estates, or wills are carried out. He has previously worked in the development field, most recently as Development Director with Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre. Mitch enjoys being part of community organizations like Rotary and Grace Episcopal Church.

Favorite pastime: Hanging out with his daughter.

Hobbies include: Following his favorite sports teams, reading and learning about history, and meeting new friends.

Laura Hrabe
Trust Officer

Laura began her career at Peoples Bank and Trust in 1996.  During her 22 year career, she has held positions as a teller, loan analyst, and currently a trust officer.  She has a total of 29 years in the banking industry.  Laura enjoys meeting with her clients and understanding each individual life story and unique needs.

Favorite pastime:  Spending time with her grandson.

Hobbies:  Watching movies and repurposing old furniture.