Archive: Illinois

Coleman Engelkes

Coleman Engelkes is a Commercial and Ag Lender serving the Charleston and Mattoon communities and the surrounding areas. He works with businesses and farmers to ensure they are seeking the best financing options for their needs now and for the future. Coleman started his career in banking after graduating college. more

Carrie Hanks, CTFA

Carrie Hanks is a VP, Trust Administration Officer II with First Mid Wealth Management. She brings over 30 years of experience in personal and institutional trust services to her position. Carrie provides trust and estate administration, managed and custodial investment services, and retirement planning to clients across the Metro East more

Barbara Cooper, CISP, CSOP

Barb has over 20 years of banking experience, with 14 years in trust services. She provides trust and investment services for clients in the Decatur, IL area. Prior to joining First Mid, she served in the same capacity at Soy Capital Bank. Barb attended the Ascensus IRA Institute, attaining the Certified more

Patrick Wyss

Patrick Wyss is a Commercial and Ag Lender in the Mansfield and Monticello communities and the surrounding markets. He is a Community Banker with over 25 years of banking and lending experience who believes in the value of relationships in farming and business. Patrick believes in surrounding yourself with professionals more

Ryan Smith

Ryan Smith is a Commercial Lender serving the Edwardsville and Glen Carbon communities and the surrounding areas. For over 20 years, he has been serving the financial needs of his community through traditional financing and SBA lending programs. Ryan joined the First Mid team in 2021. He received his Bachelor of more

Zach Maher

Zach Maher is a Commercial and Ag Lender in the Galesburg and Knoxville communities and the surrounding markets. With over 20 years in the financial industry, being able to fulfill commercial and agriculture lending requests is something Zach takes pride in. He has over 12 years of experience as a more

Caleb Keller

Caleb is a Vice President, Treasury Management Services Manager at First Mid. He was brought on board the First Mid team in 2022 to start the Treasury Services department. This department works with Treasury Management Relationship Managers and Commercial Lenders to ensure ongoing support for all Treasury clients across the more

Kristen Heiple

Kristen is the Treasury Management Coordinator for First Mid Bank & Trust. She is responsible for coordinating information and activities through the Sales and Operations departments to ensure movement is smooth and consistent within the Treasury Management process. Kristen works closely with the Treasury Management team, other First Mid departments, more

Kenneth Baker, J.D., MBA

Kenneth Baker is a VP, Senior Fiduciary Officer with First Mid Wealth Management. Prior to joining First Mid in January 2022, Kenneth spent nine years as a Vice President and private client advisor within the wealth management industry. He also spent six years in private law practice with a firm more

Brad Pullen

Brad Pullen is a Commercial and Ag Lender in Sullivan, serving Moultrie, Shelby, Douglas, Macon, and surrounding counties. Brad started with First Mid in 2003 after graduating from Eastern Illinois University.  Brad is committed to helping his customers meet their financial needs and serves on First Mid's Ag Loan Committee and more