SUBMITTED – The ARVEST Foundation contributed to the growth of UA Rich Mountain programs by providing a donation to construct the scoreboard at the UA Rich Mountain soccer field located at Tapley Park. Presenting the first of the two-part donation to college Chancellor Dr. Phillip Wilson were Theresa Young, Branch Sales Manager; Keith Slater, Commercial Loan Officer; Jenny Hogan, Commercial Loan Assistant; Christopher Thrailkill, Arvest Wealth Management; and Alyvia Self, Mortgage Lender. The remainder of the gift will follow in 2020.
Joining Dr. Wilson in accepting the gift included Vice Chancellor of Finance & Administration / Athletic Director Morris Boydstun; Foundation Director Dr. Diann Gathright; Soccer Coach Brian Byrd.
“This is yet another example of the tremendous support the college continues to receive from this community and is why we are able to making these large-scale transformational improvements. The continued involvement of ARVEST Bank in its local communities is essential to their growth. The college especially appreciates the support of our new initiatives in athletics that allows us to successfully recruit students from all regions of the state, nation, as well as other countries.”