ISheila Schauer loves math, opened her first checking account at age 11, and started work as a part-time bank teller when she was a junior in high school. But she says it's her passion-even "obsession"-for detail that best explains her success at Four Corners Community Bank.

After wading through mountains of regulatory requirements and details, Schauer along with Four Corners Board Chairman Frank Macaluso and Vice Chairman Greg Anesi successfully obtained a charter and founded the Farmington, NM community bank in 2000. Since then, and under Schauer's leadership, the bank has expanded to five locations, amassed total assets of $163 million and continued to grow in each of the last three years despite the recent downturn in the economy.

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