News – Lexicon Bank Names Hilary Nelson As Senior Vice President

May 14, 2022   |   Written By Lexicon Bank
News – Lexicon Bank Names Hilary Nelson As  Senior Vice President

Lexicon Bank Names Hilary Nelson As Senior Vice President & Director of Operations and Compliance

LAS VEGAS, March 14, 2022—  Lexicon Bank, Nevada’s community-focused banking partner, announced today the promotion of Hilary Nelson as its new Senior Vice President & Director of Operations and Compliance. Ms. Nelson will be responsible for the continued oversight and further development of the Bank’s Operations, Compliance, CRA and BSA departments.

Ms. Nelson joined Lexicon back in 2020 and since then has been a driving force behind ensuring continuity among all areas of the bank regarding policies and procedures, along with the development, creation, and implementation of special projects. Notable projects include upgrading the Digital One Banking platform for business clients, establishment of the Bank’s CRA program,  launching new treasury management products and spearheading the 2021 World Series of Poker onsite partnership. Additionally, she manages and coordinates all federal and state examinations and audits.

”The Bank has seen tremendous growth since joining and I’m excited to be a part of the Lexicon team driving its impact locally” said Ms. Nelson. “As a Vegas native, it’s an honor to be able to serve and help my community get the personalized banking experience and support they deserve.”

Ms. Nelson is a proud graduate of Western Governors University. She is a Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager (CRCM) by the American Institute of Banking as well as a certificate from the American Bankers Association  Advanced Compliance School.

Hilary is a board member of Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada and committed to improving financial literacy throughout the state.

”Hilary continues to be the pinnacle of leadership and hard work,” says Stacy Watkins, Lexicon Bank President & CEO. “Her leadership in compliance and operational efforts coupled with her knowledge of our market has greatly supported the operational needs and continued growth of Lexicon Bank and its many stakeholders.”


As a seasoned compliance manager, Hilary Nelson brings to Lexicon Bank over 16 years of experience in Compliance, BSA and AML Operations, with six years spent in management and ten years in an executive-level position.

Ms. Nelson has a bachelor’s degree in business management from Western Governors University, an advanced certificate in Compliance by the American Bankers Association, and a Regulatory Compliance Management Certificate with The American Institute of Banking.

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Founded in 2019, Lexicon Bank is Nevada’s community-focused banking partner. Lexicon Bank provides private, personal, comprehensive banking services to business and personal banking customers, placing an emphasis on creating and nurturing a long-term relationship. By providing personalized services to all customers, Lexicon Bank helps to foster Southern Nevada’s economy and community – ultimately helping to grow the Las Vegas local business economy. The bank is redefining banking as it should be in the Las Vegas Valley and Southern Nevada by creating a private bank for small businesses no matter the size. Lexicon Bank is located in Tivoli Village at 330 S. Rampart Blvd., Suite 150. The bank is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays, and can be reached by phone at (702) 780-7700 or online at Lexicon Bank is a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).

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