Jeffery S. Mefford

Executive Vice President–Banking (Bank)

Mr. Mefford, who has been with the Bank since 2003, is responsible for retail, commercial and treasury sales, marketing, community development and CRA. Prior to being appointed as Head of Community Banking in October 2010, Mr. Mefford served as the Bank’s Illinois Region Market President, responsible for the banking offices in our central Illinois market. Before joining the Bank, Mr. Mefford held the position of President and Chief Executive Officer of Farmers State Bank of Camp Point in Camp Point, Illinois, from 2000 to 2003; Vice President, Mortgage Department Manager, at Marine Bank, in Springfield, Illinois, from 1998 to 2000; and Vice President, Small Business Banking Manager, for Bank One, Illinois, in Springfield, Illinois, from 1991 to 1998. Mr. Mefford received his B.S. in Business Administration from Illinois College and his M.B.A. from William Woods University.