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President & CEO Wilmington Savings Bank
Currently serves as President and CEO of Wilmington Savings Bank. Gene is a graduate of Franklin University where he obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, and is also a graduate of Ohio School of Banking, Ohio Commercial Lending School and the National Institute of Consumer Credit from Marquette University. He brings over 35 years of banking experience and has previously served as President & CEO of numerous national and state chartered banks with asset sizes ranging from $100 million to $1.4 billion in the states of Ohio, Kentucky, and Tennessee; including state-wide management of a $2.5 billion banking operation for a multi-state regional bank holding company.
Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Robert graduated from the University of Akron with a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and MBA in Finance from Cleveland State and brings more than 25 years of banking experience to his role. Robert joined Wilmington Savings Bank in 2013 and is the Chief Financial Officer. He is currently responsible for the accounting and finance functions of the bank including financial reporting, asset liability management, and budget and financial planning. Additionally, he oversees the bank's investment portfolio. Robert currently serves on several local boards and is an active member of his church. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two children.
Senior Vice President/ Chief Lending Officer
Bob joined Wilmington Savings Bank in 2015 and brought over 36 years of experience to his position as Chief Lending Officer. Bob is a graduate of Wilmington College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management. His involvement in the community includes being a board member of Habitat for Humanity, membership with the Noon Rotary, a past member and board president of the Clinton County Leadership Institute, an active member in the St. Columbkille Catholic Church and treasurer of the Clinton County Historical Society. In his spare time, Bob enjoys spending time with his family, gardening, and coaching.
Vice President, Retail Lending Manager
Joe comes to Wilmington Savings bank with over 32 years of banking experience and has managed Retail lending areas of banks ranging in asset size from start-up to 1.2 billion, with primary areas of focus being Direct, Indirect and Mortgage lending. Joe holds certifications from The American institute of Bankers, the Community Bankers Association and attended Ohio University, studying Business Management. He is a past Vice President of the Kiwanis Club and a past member of the Rotary Club. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter.
Vice President, Commercial Lending Officer
Tim is experienced in all areas of Retail, Commercial and Real Estate Banking. He has been in management and lending for over 30 years in Highland and Clinton counties. Tim’s hobbies include weight lifting, sports of all types, and playing guitar and keyboards with the Blue Steel band for 27 years. He and his wife Sonja have a son Tyler, who is also in banking, a daughter-in-law Emily, and a granddaughter Kirra.
Vice President, Commercial Lending Officer
Mike joined the Wilmington Savings Bank team in 2017. He brings over 12 years of commercial lending experience to WSB. He will be operating out of our Loan Production Office in the Greater Cincinnati area which is scheduled to open in June of 2017. Mike graduated from the University of Saint Francis with a degree in Communications and a minor in Business Administration. Mike is the father to one daughter and enjoys fishing and doing anything outdoors in his free time.
Assistant Vice President/Loan Servicing Manager
Beverly started at Wilmington Savings Bank in 1977, first as a teller, then moving into the loan department. A Clinton Massie High School graduate, she has lived in Clinton County all of her life and grew up on a farm in the New Burlington area. Bev is married to Dennis and they have two children, Craig and Carly. She enjoys spending time with family at home, in Florida, and in Tennessee.
Credit Analyst/ Underwriter
Lori began her employment at Wilmington Savings Bank in 2015. She brings over 20 years of previous banking experience to the loan department. Lori earned her Bachelor's Degree in Education at Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas and continued her education at West Virginia University. She loves working in the ministry with her husband, Daryl. Any spare time is spent enjoying the company of her two sons and their wives and six grandchildren.
Commercial Credit Analyst
Melissa joined the Wilmington Savings Bank team in 2015 as the Commercial Credit Analyst. She graduated from Ohio Christian University with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management and brings more than 17 years of banking experience to her role. Melissa enjoys gardening, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.
Desi was born and raised in Clinton County, OH. She graduated from Blanchester High school and attended Miami University where she majored in Management. She began her banking career in 1980 and brings over 36 years of diverse banking experience with her. She is married with 2 adult children. Desi is active in her church and in her free time enjoys spending time with her grandchildren. She loves to travel and enjoys teaching classes and has taught Accounting classes through the Center for Financial Training.
Anna joined the Mortgage Servicing Department at Wilmington Savings Bank in 2016. She has 15 plus years of banking experience. She is responsible for managing the payment of taxes and insurance, among other mortgage servicing responsibilities. She received her Associates Degree in Accounting from Southern State Community College. Anna is a lifelong resident of Highland County. She enjoys UTV trail riding with her family, watching her daughters perform in martial arts and gymnastics, and spending time with family and friends.
Staci joined the Wilmington Savings Bank team in 2016. She was raised in Dublin, California and moved to Wilmington in 1998, where she still resides. Staci brings over 10 years of banking experience to Wilmington Savings Bank and enjoys working with the people of Clinton County. Staci loves going to the gym, spending time with her husband Dan and being Mom to three boys-- Colton, Cameron, and DJ. Most of the time you can find her cheering for her boys on the baseball fields and participating in community events.
Kristi was born and raised in Washington Court House, Ohio. She graduated from Miami Trace High School and attended University of Rio Grande. Kristi joined the Wilmington Savings Bank team in 2014 as part of the loan department. Kristi and her husband Bret have three children. She enjoys going to the beach and trying new places to eat.
Joan joined our Loan Processing department in 2016. She was raised in Leesburg, Ohio, attended Fairfield High School, and currently resides Hillsboro. Joan has worked in the banking field for over18 years. She enjoys long walks, reading, and riding horses.
Vice President, Controller and Security Officer
Jacob graduated from Kent State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and brings more than 10 years of Corporate Accounting and Banking experience to his role. Jacob joined Wilmington Savings Bank in 2011 as the Controller and is responsible for the accounting and financial aspects of the bank including regulatory and financial reporting, asset liability management, and the facilitation of audits and examinations. As the Bank Security Officer, he is also responsible for all security aspects of the bank. Jacob enjoys coaching his son's tee ball team and in his free time, loves being outdoors and spending time with his family.
Vice President, Compliance Officer
Rebeka has been with Wilmington Savings Bank since moving to Wilmington in 2014 and is happy to be a part of the Wilmington Savings team. She is a graduate of Mount Vernon Nazarene University and is also certified in Audit and Compliance. She and her husband Jeff have one daughter, Sara. Rebeka enjoys walking their dog, riding bikes on local trails, and trying adventurous activities. Rebeka looks forward to learning more about Wilmington and meeting the people of the community.
Assistant Vice President, Human Resources and Bank Administrator
Nancy, a lifelong resident of Clinton County, has been with Wilmington Savings Bank since 1990. She received her Bachelor's Degree from Ohio University and continued her studies at Wright State. Nancy is married to Jim, also a lifelong resident of Clinton County, and they have two children. You will most often find her cheering on the Wilmington Hurricane basketball and baseball teams, playing bells with her church hand bell choir, or walking her dog on the bike path.
Information Technology Manager
Jo Ann has been with Wilmington Savings Bank since 1993. Originally from Mt. Sterling, Kentucky, she graduated from Morehead State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Science and minor in Business before moving to Wilmington, Ohio. She is married to Mike, a native of Clinton County, who runs their family farm with their son Austin. She says Clinton County has been a great place to now call home. Come in anytime and she is always willing to talk about banking, animals, or, of course, Kentucky Basketball.
Jonathan is a lifelong resident of Clinton County and joined Wilmington Savings Bank in 2016. Jonathan likes working with customers and providing excellent customer service. He received his Bachelor's Degree from Ohio Dominican University where he is still actively involved sitting on the Alumni Council. Jonathan is also very active in Wilmington; he is a member of Wilmington City Council, Trustee of Wilmington Friends Meeting, Member of the Antique Power Club, ex officio member of the Clinton County Regional Planning Commission and President of the Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. In his spare time, Jonathan enjoys working with his antique tractor collection and spending time outside.
Beth joined the Operations Department at Wilmington Savings Bank in 2016 and assists with accounting and marketing. She was born and raised in Washington Court House and graduated from Southern State in 2016 with her Associates in Business Management and Accounting. In her free time she enjoys traveling and spending time with family.
Robbie became the Branch Manager of Wilmington Savings Bank in 2016. He has many years in customer service, but has specialized in banking since 2011. Robbie is a graduate of Hillsboro High School and recently moved to Clinton County. He is excited to meet with local individuals and small businesses to help them establish a successful financial partnership with Wilmington Savings Bank. Robbie’s spare time is spent gardening, hiking, canoeing, and traveling cross country.
Nancy has been with Wilmington Savings Bank since 2014 and is currently the head teller. She brings 20 years of experience and excellent customer service to her position. Nancy has been a resident of Clinton County since 1993. In her spare time, she enjoys gardening and cooking.
Janis has been with Wilmington Savings Bank since 1999. She enjoys servicing the customers in the Drive-thru. Janis is married to Russell; they have two children and four grandchildren. In her spare time she enjoys writing poetry and spending time with her family.
Maggie has been with Wilmington Savings Bank since 2014. She has lived in Wilmington her entire life. She enjoys providing great customer service to those in her community. In her free time, Maggie loves being outside in the sun and being with her puppy.
Bethany joined the Wilmington Savings Bank team in 2016. She has 8 years of customer service experience in the City of Wilmington. Bethany is a Clinton Massie graduate and achieved her Associates of Arts degree from Southern State Community College. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family.