Bankers Association Names Chairman

Posted: Updated:

The Indiana Bankers Association Board of Directors has elected First Savings Bank Chief Executive Officer Larry Myers its 2015 chairman. He currently serves as first vice chairman and will begin his new role in January.

October 9, 2014

News Release

Indianapolis, Ind. -- Larry W. Myers, president and chief executive officer of First Savings Bank, Clarksville, has been elected 2015 chairman of the board of directors of the Indiana Bankers Association (IBA). He currently serves as first vice chairman. Myers was elected to his new position at the IBA's annual business meeting on Sept. 29 in French Lick, Indiana, and will take office effective Jan. 1, 2015.

In addition to his responsibilities with First Savings Bank, Myers also serves on the bank's board of directors and as president of the First Savings Charitable Foundation. He joined First Savings Bank in 2005 as chief operating officer and was named to his current position in 2006. He previously had served since 1982 with National City Bank, most recently as area president of Southern Indiana. Myers is a member of the St. Louis Federal Reserve Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council; he also has been active with the American Bankers Association on the community bank council and as past member of the mutual council. He serves the community as vice chairman of the Lincoln Heritage Council of Boy Scouts of America and through One Southern Indiana-Chamber of Commerce. A certified trust financial adviser, Myers has Series 7 and Series 66 licenses. He is a member of the IBA Government Relations Committee and has served the IBA board as second vice chairman. Myers earned bachelor’s and MBA degrees from the University of Kentucky, plus completed the Graduate School of Banking of the South and the Cannon Trust School.

The 21 members of the 2015 Indiana Bankers Association board of directors, effective Jan. 1, 2015, are listed below:

IBA Officers

Chairman - Larry W. Myers, First Savings Bank, Clarksville

First Vice Chairman - Michael H. Head, First Federal Savings Bank, Evansville

Second Vice Chairman – Annette M. Russell, Security Federal Savings Bank, Logansport

Immediate Past Chairman - David W. Heeter, MutualBank, Muncie

President and Chief Executive Officer - S. Joe DeHaven, Indiana Bankers Association, Indianapolis

Constituent Directors

ICBA State Director - David M. Geis, Jackson County Bank, Seymour

ABA Membership Council - Michael K. Bauer, Your Community Bank, New Albany

Future Leadership Division President - Lucas White, The Fountain Trust Company, Covington

Banks Headquartered Outside of Indiana - Tim Massey, BMO Harris Bank, Indianapolis

Northeast Region Directors

Michael C. Marhenke, iAB Financial Bank, Fort Wayne

Gregory Maxwell, Farmers State Bank, Mentone

Michael S. Zahn, First Federal Savings Bank, Huntington

Northwest Region Directors

Patrick Duffey, State Bank of Burnettsville

Karen I. Miller, The Farmers Bank, Frankfort

Arden L. Cramer, president and CEO of Logansport Savings Bank, FSB

Southeast Region Directors

Dennis Wayman, State Bank of Medora

George W. Ferriell, Bath State Bank

Archie M. Brown, MainSource Financial Group, Greensburg

Southwest Region Directors

Clay W. Ewing, German American, Jasper

Kurt D. Rosenberger, Our Community Bank, Spencer

Matthew W. Howrey, North Salem State Bank

The Indiana Bankers Association supports Indiana banking through issues analysis, professional education, and products and services that enhance financial institutions' ability to help build better communities.

Source: Indiana Bankers Association