Press Releases

Michael L. Taylor Named Senior Executive Vice President

Joe Dively, Chairman, President and CEO of First Mid-Illinois Bancshares, Inc. recently announced a series of organizational changes for First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust in 2014.  These changes follow the retirement of Bill Rowland, former Chairman and CEO. As part of ...

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Megan Swango & Michael Kirk Assume New Roles

First Mid-Illinois Bank and Trust recently announced personnel changes within the Coles County market. John Hedges, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer, announced that Megan Swango and Michael Kirk will assume new roles within the First Mid ...

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John West named First Mid’s Decatur Community President

Joe Dively, Chairman and CEO of First Mid-Illinois Bancshares, Inc. recently announced that John West, Vice President, was named Decatur Community President and will oversee commercial lending throughout the Decatur market. West began his banking career with First Mid ...

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Jim Reiser joins First Mid as Senior Farm Manager

James Reiser recently joined First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust (First Mid) as Vice President, Senior Farm Manager in the Trust and Wealth Management Division. Reiser brings over 30 years of experience in agricultural services to the First Mid farm department. Growing ...

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Recipients of 2013 Chairman’s Award Announced

First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust recently announced recipients of the prestigious Chairman’s Award for Excellence. Winners of the Chairman’s Award for 2013 performance include Alison Davis, Loan Administrator in Sullivan; Dale Lattz, Vice President, Commercial Lending Officer and ...

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Campbell, Glanzer and Kauffman Recognized for Achievements

First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust is pleased to recognize the following employees for noteworthy accomplishments. Kaitlyn Campbell, Treasury Services Representative, recently passed the AAP exam becoming an Accredited ACH Professional. She joins an elite group of highly-skilled professionals who are ...

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