ARCHBOLD, Ohio, Sept. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Farmers & Retailers State Financial institution (“F&M” or “the Firm”) (NASDAQ: FMAO) introduced the appointment of Eric Faust because the Senior Vice President and Chief Danger Officer today techs (CRO). F&M additionally introduced Benét Rupp, Chief Administrative Officer, has been promoted to Government Vice President.
Lars Eller, President and CEO, said, “We stay targeted on constructing, growing, and retaining a staff of extremely motivated, expert, and dedicated folks and we’re happy to welcome Eric to our government staff. Eric’s today techs confirmed observe file and expertise managing finance, IT, compliance, and enterprise danger administration features will add rapid worth to F&M.”
As CRO, Mr. Faust will serve on the chief staff and be chargeable for the Firm’s enterprise and regulatory danger administration features. Mr. Faust has held a number of roles inside the banking trade and most not too long ago held the place of First Vice President, Director of Danger Administration at Northstar Monetary Group in Wyoming, Michigan. He was beforehand an Examination Supervisor for the State of Michigan, Division of Insurance coverage and Monetary Providers. Mr. Faust has an MBA from Davenport College and a BS in Enterprise Administration from Central Michigan College.
Chief Administrative Officer Benét Rupp Promoted to Government Vice President
F&M’s Chief Administrative Officer Benét Rupp has been promoted to Government Vice President. Since becoming a member of the Firm in 2019, Ms. Rupp has been an instrumental member of the Firm’s government staff main a method aligned with F&M’s imaginative and prescient, mission, and values. In June 2022, Ms. Rupp was promoted to Chief Administrative Officer, managing F&M’s operations, HR, strategic planning, and product growth features. Ms. Rupp joined F&M in 2019 as Chief Individuals Officer and has over 32 years of HR, consulting, and progressive management expertise. She has an MBA from The College of Toledo and a BS in I/O Psychology from Bowling Inexperienced State College.
Mr. Eller continued, “I’m glad to announce the promotion of Benét Rupp to Government Vice President/Chief Administrative Officer. Benét’s expertise with and dedication to F&M has been exemplary. This marks Benét’s second promotion in lower than a 12 months and I’m extraordinarily pleased with her rising management inside F&M.”
About Farmers & Retailers Bancorp, Inc
The Farmers & Retailers State Financial institution is a neighborhood unbiased neighborhood financial institution that has been serving Northwest Ohio and Northeast Indiana since 1897. The Farmers & Retailers State Financial institution gives business banking, retail banking and different monetary providers. Our areas are in Champaign, Fulton, Defiance, Hancock, Henry, Lucas, Williams, and Wooden counties in Western Ohio. In Northeast Indiana, we’ve got places of work positioned in Adams, Allen, DeKalb, Jay, Steuben and Wells counties, and we’ve got Mortgage Manufacturing Places of work in West Bloomfield, Michigan; Muncie, Indiana; and Oxford, Ohio.
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|Lars B. Or
President and Chief Government Officer
Farmers & Retailers Bancorp, Inc.
|Andrew M. Berger
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