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Kevin Kauffeld

Kevin Kauffeld

McCracken County President - Loan Officer


The saying you'll never work a day in your life if you love what you do could be Kevin Kauffeld's mantra. He comes to work everyday with gratitude for the people he works alongside, and the customers he serves. For him, a revolutionary relationship is about learning from one another; in banking and in life. After all, at the end of the day, we're all neighbors and friends in the community we call home.

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Bob Bloomingburg

Bob Bloomingburg

Assistant Vice President - Loan Officer


Bob Bloomingburg appreciates someone who sets their sights on something they want and goes for it. Which is likely why he finds himself getting the most enjoyment out of working with small business clients and seeing them succeed. For Bob, it's about being a trusted advisor and helping businesses flourish.

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Chase Kauffeld

Chase Kauffeld

Associate Portfolio Manager


Chase Kauffeld keeps one foot in the future and the other firmly planted in the present. That's because in his role, he strives to help clients meet their financial goals of today, tomorrow and down the road. With their needs at the top of his mind, he takes the frustration out of planning for the future, and lets his clients get back to what matters most in their lives. All while knowing that this revolutionary Bank has their back.

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Janice Cleary

Janice Cleary

Vice President - Loan Officer - Location Manager


Janice Cleary is all about making a statement. From her transportation preference for two wheels over four, to the revolutionary Bank where she hangs her hat. But perhaps the most powerful statement for Janice is when a customer considers her family. She believes there is no greater compliment than a customer who keeps coming back, and is willing to wait in line to work with her.

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Magen Tinsley

Magen Tinsley

Assistant Vice President - Loan Officer - Location Manager


If Magen Tinsley can make your day better, than her day just got better. Her first priority is solving her customer's problems and making sure they leave her office feeling comfortable and confident in their decision to bank with Independence Bank.

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Michael Hagan

Michael Hagan

Vice President - Loan Officer - Location Manager


You can always count on Michael Hagan to take the time. In fact, it's what he gets the most enjoyment from in his job; meeting his customers wherever they are and helping them get to where they want to be. Michael believes goals are meant to be achieved.

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Paul Bradford

Paul Bradford

Trust Officer


Paul Bradford thrives on variety, after all it's the spice of life. Which is likely why he succeeds in his role as Trust Officer where his clients lean on him for everything from investments to estate planning. He enjoys a new experience and appreciates a challenge. So every time a new customer walks through his door, his day gets a little bit better.

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Bob Wade

Robert Wade

Vice President - Loan Officer


You can put your trust in Bob Wade. In fact, that's what he considers the most rewarding part of his job; acting as an advisor for the financial decisions that affect your everyday life and your business. You shouldn't have to be an expert in everything. Get back to what you love doing the most and let Bob take care of the rest.

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Scott Johnson

Scott Johnston

Vice President - Senior Lending Officer


Scott Johnston is proof that teamwork makes the dream work. His favorite part of the day is when he gest to collaborate with his fellow Independence Bank coworkers to help serve the community that he loves.

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Shelly Aspery

Shelly Aspery

Vice President - Loan Officer


Shelly Aspery is taking care of business. Your business. Because there is nothing that makes her smile more than seeing her customers reach their goals and the joy they find in their dream come true. Closing day is her favorite day.

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Matt Cahen

Matt Cahen

Assistant Vice President - Loan Officer


Matt is no stranger to the banking world, and that shows in his work ethic every single day. From changing car tires to closing loans, he steps up to the plate ready to form new relationships and assisting his customers with all of their lending needs.

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Greg Burton

Greg Burton

Franklin County President - Loan Officer


Our leader of the revolution in Frankfort, Greg Burton, believes that his town and everyone in it bring a special flair to the great state of Kentucky. When not serving customers in the community, you can find Greg cheering on the Cats in his very blue (and very stylish) tailgate mobile.

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Ashley Welsh

Ashley Welsh

Assistant Vice President - Loan Officer - Location Manager


According to Ashley Welsh, variety is the spice of life! She enjoys that each day brings a new opportunity to help customers open checking accounts, start new businesses and purchase their first home.

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Evan Sizemore

Evan Sizemore

Loan Officer


Evan Sizemore finds great fulfillment in being a small part of his customer's biggest moments. Whether he's helping a small business get a head start, or advising his customers on taking the next financial step, Evan keeps the best interest of those he is assisting at the heart of everything he does.

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Holly Brunson

Holly Brunson

Location Manager


In a nutshell, Holly Brunson loves to serve others. Whether it be through a mortgage, community outreach and volunteering or ensuring that anyone who walks through the doors of our Capital Square location is greeted with a smile, Holly has you covered.

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Karen Cooper

Karen Cooper

Vice President - Treasury Management Officer


Karen Cooper knows that everyone has a story to tell, and the best part of her job is hearing that story. Business owners of all shapes and sizes come to her to help cultivate a dream and she works hard to help turn that dream into reality.

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Keith Ballard

Keith Ballard

Vice President - Portfolio Manager


He’s making a list and checking it twice. Keith Ballard won’t stop until your financial goals have been uniquely mapped out and checked off (with an Independence Bank pen to boot).

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Michael Burns

Michael Burns

Vice President - Trust Officer


Michael Burns almost became a pediatrician, lucky for Independence Bank, he decided to focus on improving people’s financial health rather than physical. With a deep calling to help others, Michael has the opportunity to do just that with every Trust & Investments client that walks through his door.

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Randal King

Randal King

Financial Advisor


Have big dreams? We have Randal King. As our Financial Advisor, he wants to hear all about your family's goals, plans and dreams so that he can create a financial plan to help make them a reality.

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Robert Brewer

Robert Brewer

Vice President - Loan Officer


With a family that has been part of the Frankfort community for over 8 generations, Robert Brewer knows the importance of home. It’s why he devotes time and effort both within and outside of the Bank’s walls to making his and your home a better place.

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Tracy Reid

Tracy Reid

Vice President - Treasury Management Officer


With a quick wit and a heart of gold, Tracy Reid makes one great business parter. And that is exactly what she hopes to be for her customers, a partner.

Heidi Shultz

Heidi Shultz

Calloway County President - Loan Officer


Our fearless leader in Calloway County, Heidi Shultz, believes she has hit the trifecta by bringing together a group of talented bankers (overwhelming MSU alums, Go Racers!) who provide unparalleled customer service and are passionate about impacting their community.

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Cristina Garrison

Cristina Ojeda

Assistant Vice President - Loan Officer


For Cristina Ojeda, individuals are always individuals, never numbers. Giving each customer an opportunity to be uniquely themselves, she tailors her financial approach specific to each and everyone she serves.

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Jimmy Dan Hicks

Jimmy Dan Hicks

Vice President - Senior Lending Officer


Jimmy Dan Hicks holds his farming community in high regard. That's why he suits up with the gold Independence Bank name badge each and everyday to deliver the service they deserve.

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Susan Hager

Susan Hager

Location Manager


Susan Hager is a helper at heart. She walks through our Bank doors every day with one singular intention: to make your banking (and life) better than it was before you visited.

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Nick Oller

Nick Oller

Daviess County President


Nick Oller believes that if you love what you do, you will never work a day in your life. Daviess County’s fearless leader has a heart for our community and instills that mindset in his team each and every day.

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Andrew Howard

Andrew Howard

Vice President - Loan Officer


Andrew Howard spent the first part of his life on the basketball court, now he is enjoying a front row seat watching his client’s dreams become a reality. An avid believer in giving back, Andrew works hard to support our small, local businesses both within and outside of the Bank.

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Brent Sawyer

Brent Sawyer

Vice President - Loan Officer


Brent Sawyer is one of our friendliest faces on the first floor of Independence Square. He serves his clients with a wealth of banking experience and a kind heart to boot.

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Chip Pride

Chip Pride

Vice President - Loan Officer


When it comes to business, Chip Pride roots for the little guy. An advocate of helping small businesses achieve big dreams, Chip has been providing the tools to Independence Bank’s customers to take the next step in their business for over a decade.

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Jennifer Allen

Jennifer Allen

Loan Officer


A veteran banker of over 40 years, Jennifer Allen knows that the most important work happens outside of the Bank’s four walls. Jennifer’s customers deserve a lender that goes above and beyond which is exactly what she plans on giving.

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Jennifer Rone

Jennifer Rone

Vice President - Senior Trust Officer


Jennifer Rone is with you for the long haul. Creating the best estate and trust plans for her client's loved ones and working with the beneficiaries for years to come is her passion.

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Justin Marks

Justin Marks

Commercial Loan Officer


Justin Marks knows a thing or two about curveballs from his time as a professional pitcher. Which is likely why businesses couldn’t ask for a better teammate in reaching their goals. Justin knows to expect the unexpected, and never stops until you achieve your dreams.

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Kelly Howard

Kelly Howard

Assistant Vice President - Private Banking Officer


Kelly Howard truly has the best job around, just ask her! With a bright smile that greets everyone she sees, Kelly is known for building relationships with her clients that develop into long-lasting friendships.

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Minga Trogdlen

Minga Trogdlen

Assistant Vice President - Treasury Management Officer


Minga Trogdlen decided to join the revolution after seeing first-hand how loyal and amazing our customers are (thanks, we owe you one!). You won’t find Minga at her desk often because she is too busy out and about meeting and serving customers in the community that she loves.

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Misty Wells

Misty Wells

Vice President - Treasury Management Sales Manager


A fan of diversity, Misty Wells appreciates that no two businesses need the same services from Independence Bank. She enjoys nothing more than listening to her client's objectives and delivering solutions that help improve business customers bottom line.

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Randal King

Randal King

Financial Advisor


Have big dreams? We have Randal King. As our Financial Advisor, he wants to hear all about your family's goals, plans and dreams so that he can create a financial plan to help make them a reality.

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Rodney Ellis

Rodney Ellis

Vice President - Commercial Senior Lending Officer


When you work with Rodney Ellis, you have a cheerleader for life. For over 20 years, Rodney has watched (and rooted for) his small business customers as they breathe new life into the communities that we all know and love.

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Ruben Hayden

Ruben Hayden

Trust Officer


With a heart for our community, Ruben Hayden knows the importance of supporting those that support others. His biggest goal is to develop meaningful relationships with his clients and be an advocate for their financial best interests.

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Stephanie Leibee

Stephanie Leibee

Treasury Management Officer


According to Stephanie Leibee, business banking doesn’t have to be complicated. Stephanie is committed to finding common sense solutions that help simplify banking for her clients so that they can get back to what they enjoy most.

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Stephanie Rinerson

Stephanie Rhinerson

Mortgage Originator


Stephanie Rhinerson is happy to initiate every client she serves into the Independence Bank family. Helping her community achieve the dream of home ownership fuels her passion for giving back to the community she loves so much.

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Steve Divine

Steve Divine

Vice President - Senior Trust and Investment Officer


Steve Divine is a goal setter, and a game changer. Literally. When he's not meeting with clients and proposing need-based solutions to his clients, he's refereeing college sports. You can count on Steve to always make the right call.

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Summer Crowe

Summer Crowe

Mortgage Originator


Summer Crowe's favorite moments are taking in the look on customers faces when they close on their new home...it never gets old. With a commitment to a smooth process and hard work to back it up, you are guaranteed to be grinning from ear to ear.

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Tammie Jones

Tammie Jones

Loan Officer - Location Manager


Tammie works with you for life. She prides herself on watching her customers grow from Little Patriots, to getting their very first mortgage. Love having a cheerleader in your corner through ever milestone? Tammie is the lender for you.

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Wayne Mattingly

Wayne Mattingly

Vice President - Agriculture Loan Officer


Our resident farmer, Wayne Mattingly knows the value of planting in season and harvesting when the time is right. Wayne has been getting young farmers off the ground and guiding seasoned ones for over 20 years.

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Patty Drury

Vice President - Retirement Plan Services


If financial goals were an Olympic sport, Patty would be a gold medalist for sure! With over 40 years of retirement experience, she has helped clients achieve their goals for retirement giving them something money can't buy... peace of mind!

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Dylon Cecil

Portfolio Manager


Dylon is invested in his clients. He truly enjoys cultivating meaningful relationships where clients become like family and friends. This mentality allows him to curate the best plan for their financial well-being.

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Ellen Ebelhar

Retirement Plan Services Officer


Ellen understands to best serve her diverse clientele, she has to put herself in her clients' shoes. On any given day, you may see her trade her heels for boots or her boots for tennis shoes. She goes the extra mile to provide exceptional service to her customers in the retirement plans she administers.

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Darvin Towery

Darvin Towery

Graves County President - Loan Officer


To know Darvin Towery is to love him. Our kind-hearted leader of the revolution in Graves County gives his time and energy to his team that in turn serves the community he calls home. When inspiration strikes, Darvin turns ideas into action and does this work for the good of his friends and neighbors.

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Chuck Murphy

Chuck Murphy

Vice President - Loan Officer


Chuck Murphy has been planting seeds of goodwill with his farm community for many years. To watch his customers succeed in an industry that takes grit, determination and hard work is what brings Chuck joy each and every day.

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Emmy West

Emmy West

Loan Officer


Emmy West knows there really is no place like home. That’s why she comes to work everyday ready to help the great people of her hometown find a place all their own.

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Lindsay Shankle

Lindsay Shankle

Location Manager


Lindsey Shankle keeps us on task, on time and running smoothly in her hometown of Graves County. As location manager, she has been an integral part of ensuring we are much more than just a bank, keeping our goals focused on giving back and moving forward.

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Niki Stuber

Niki Stuber

Treasury Management Officer


Niki Stuber’s number 1 priority is her customers, always. With that in mind, Niki finds common sense solutions to help her business customers run their day-to-day operations smoothly and efficiently.

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Vic Swindler

Vic Swindler

Vice President - Loan Officer


Life often throws us curveballs, that’s why we have Vic Swindler. As a true financial partner, Vic never shies away from the ups, downs and in-betweens of life for all of the farm families he proudly serves.

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Wade Gaynor

Wade Gaynor

Hancock County President - Loan Officer


Wade loves baseball, almost as much as he loves the place he calls home. Born and raised in Hancock County, his heart beats for his hometown. And there is nothing he loves more than seeing it, and the people who call it home, prosper.

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Kim Harper

Kim Harper

Vice President - Loan Officer - Location Manager


The transition into a new home can be exciting and scary, that’s why we have Kim Harper. Helping “home” become a reality for her community has been Kim’s calling for over 20 years and she isn’t stopping any time soon.

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Larry Hedden

Larry Hedden

Assistant Vice President - Loan Officer - Location Manager


Larry Hedden builds community in more ways than one. Helping customers achieve their home dreams by day and giving back to the community he loves by night, Larry is a regular Hancock County superhero.

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Missy Noble

Missy Noble

Loan Officer


Everyone has a story to tell and Missy Noble is all ears. With a deep love for the small community she serves, Missy listens to her customers needs and treats them like the friends and neighbors they are.

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Randal King

Randal King

Financial Advisor


Have big dreams? We have Randal King. As our Financial Advisor, he wants to hear all about your family's goals, plans and dreams so that he can create a financial plan to help make them a reality.

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Stephanie Leibee

Stephanie Leibee

Treasury Management Officer


According to Stephanie Leibee, business banking doesn’t have to be complicated. Stephanie is committed to finding common sense solutions that help simplify banking for her clients so that they can get back to what they enjoy most.

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Jim Davis

Jim Davis

Henderson County President - Loan Officer


If you ask Jim Davis, he will tell you that his role at Independence Bank was fate. Our leader of the revolution in Henderson knows that while everything may happen for a reason, nothing replaces hard work, common sense and doing what is right each and every day.

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Bob Cummins

Senior Vice President


For Bob there is nothing more fulfilling than sinking a perfect putt on the green, or helping his friends and neighbors with their financial dreams. Everything Bob does is in the best interest of our employees and customers. He's crucial in helping the Bank grow and maintain such strong asset qualities.

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Christine Nelson

Christine Nelson

Vice President - Trust Officer


Christine Nelson believes that being useful is extremely fulfilling. Whether that means helping a retiring customer set up their account to cover the next phase of their life, comforting someone with an unexpected loss of a loved one, or a simple reassurance to an employee that saving money today will eventually prove to be the right decision.

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Cooper Lilly

Cooper Lilly

Vice President - Trust Manager


Cooper Lilly is a self-starter and believes in finding solutions for all he serves. There is no question too big or too small when working on investments, retirement, tax-planning and banking needs for his clients.

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Cory Bridges

Cory Bridges

Loan Officer


Cory Bridges considers himself a lucky man to be a small part of many people’s big moments. Whether helping a customer expand their farm, or a small business get a head start, Cory keeps the best interest of those he is assisting at the heart of everything he does.

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David Osborne

David Osborn

Trust and Investment Officer


Developing relationships with customers is what keeps David Osborn coming to work excited each and every day. Helping them meet their financial goals...well that's just a bonus.

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Gary Claybrook

Gary Claybrook

Treasury Management Officer


Call Gary Claybrook the fixer, because he gets validation in his role by identifying a customer's need and finding a tangible solution to meet that need. Customer satisfaction equals personal fulfillment for Gary.

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Kara Hudnall

Kara Hudnall

Trust Officer


Kara Hudnall considers herself to be the “constant” during any uncertain season of life for her customers. Developing meaningful relationships with those she serves is why she puts on the gold name badge every morning.

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Kelly Meuth

Kelly Meuth

Loan Officer - Location Manager


No question is too big or too small for Kelly Meuth. In fact, it’s what she loves most about helping customers purchase their dream home and ensuring the process is a great experience for all involved.

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Kennan Fritz

Kennan Fritz

Vice President - Loan Officer - Location Manager


Kennan Fritz doesn't want to just give you a loan. He wants to sit down, have a real conversation about where you have been, where you are going and how Independence Bank can get you there.

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Roger Patterson

Roger Patterson

Financial Advisor


Roger Patterson knows that to serve his clients as a financial advisor, relationship reigns supreme. His commitment is understanding the ins and outs of his client's needs.

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Ronnie Vaughn

Ronnie Vaughn

Loan Officer - Location Manager


There's no stopping Ronnie Vaughn. When his customers come to him, he hits the ground running to help them accomplish their goals. But for him, there's always a way to make the relationships he forms better and stronger. After all, that's what revolutionary service is all about.

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Tony Mattingly

Tony Mattingly

Loan Officer - Location Manager


To play a small part in the success of his customers is why Tony Mattingly puts the gold Independence Bank name badge on each morning. He serves his community with a humble heart and is excited to continue watching the lives he touches grow.

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Kent Mills

Kent Mills

Hopkins County President - Loan Officer


When it comes to Kent Mills, impact is his middle name and making a difference is his game. Whether it's helping a customer reach a milestone in their financial journey, or encouraging an employee to reach their full potential, Kent loves seeing others succeed. He gives back and encourages all who he encounters. And he's been known to do it while dressed as a racoon, or the Grinch.

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Buffie Brown

Buffie Brown

Vice President - Loan Officer


The only thing that Buffie Brown gets more enjoyment from than being a dog mom, is helping her customers purchase their dream home. She loves hearing about their plans, and the next chapter of their lives and takes pride in helping them turn that page.

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Cheri McNary

Cheri McNary

Vice President - Loan Officer


Disney may be the most magical place on Earth, but Cheri McNary is also in the business of making dreams come true. Her favorite day is closing day and watching her customers achieve their goals and getting to be a part of a milestone in their life.

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Kathy Peyton

Kathy Peyton

Vice President - Loan Officer - Location Manager


Kathy Peyton is what you could call a lifer. With over 40 years of banking experience, her career path began as a spark of interest while working part-time as a teller during college that quickly ignited into a lifelong purpose. And that purpose is to serve others. Her favorite part of her day is getting to know the person sitting across the desk from her, and forming friendships that last long after the ink dries.

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Roger Patterson

Roger Patterson

Financial Advisor


Roger Patterson knows that to serve his clients as a financial advisor, relationship reigns supreme. His commitment is understanding the ins and outs of his client's needs.

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Terry Douglas

Terry Douglass

Vice President - Loan Officer - Location Manager


Terry Douglass goes forward by giving back to her community. She's a lifetime resident of Hopkins County and loves this place she calls home. Which is why she also loves helping her neigbors and friends start their business, buy a farm or make Hopkins County a better place to live, work and play.

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Louis Straub

Louis Straub, II

Louisville President - Loan Officer


Louis R. Straub ll believes that together, we can truly accomplish anything. The leader of the revolution in Louisville loves his hometown and is passionately committed to making it better tomorrow more than it was yesterday, he may even ask you to join the cause.

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Brad Savko

Brad Savko

Assistant Vice President - Loan Officer


Brad Savko is more than a banker. He's a trusted advisor, a problem solver and a jack of all trades. Brad helps businesses identify their goals and exceed them.

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Dave Deibel

David Deibel

Assistant Vice President - Loan Officer - Location Manager


For David Deibel, being a customer is a first step toward an inevitable friendship. Because with the amount of dedication and passion he puts into every relationship he builds with his customers, it only makes sense that the connection lasts long after the ink dries.

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John Shaver

John Shaver

Senior Vice President - Private and Commercial Banking Officer


For John Shaver, a client relationships goes far beyond what you'll find on paper. In fact, his portfolio contains multi-generational success stories that focus on the needs of those who walk through his doors. Because at the end of the day, his satisfaction is found in the success of others.

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Karen Cooper

Karen Cooper

Vice President - Treasury Management Officer


Karen Cooper knows that everyone has a story to tell, and the best part of her job is hearing that story. Business owners of all shapes and sizes come to her to help cultivate a dream and she works hard to help turn that dream into reality.

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Leah Dozer

Leah Dozer

Mortgage Originator


No two days are the same for Leah Dozer, and she likes it that way. Every client she deals with is unique, and their situation characteristic of their dreams and goals. And Leah loves being right there alongside them as they reach for them.

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Megan Scheps

Megan Ueltschy Scheps

Vice President - Loan Officer


No two days look the same for Megan Ueltschy Scheps and that's just the way she likes it. Because no matter what, those days are filled with interactions that enrich her, challenge her and leave her feeling fulfilled.

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Randal King

Randal King

Financial Advisor


Have big dreams? We have Randal King. As our Financial Advisor, he wants to hear all about your family's goals, plans and dreams so that he can create a financial plan to help make them a reality.

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Ron Jolly

Ron Jolly

Vice President - Loan Officer


Growth may be inevitable, but Ron Jolly knows that prosperity is where a business finds it's solace. That's why his priority with every client he works with is to help them reach their full potential, no matter the size.

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Tracy Reid

Tracy Reid

Vice President - Treasury Management Officer


With a quick wit and a heart of gold, Tracy Reid makes one great business parter. And that is exactly what she hopes to be for her customers, a partner.

Alesia Coffey

Vice President - Loan Officer - Location Manager


One of her favorite quotes... treat others the way you want to be treated yourself. She shows this day in and day out with her dedication to the Louisville community by serving and meeting the needs of her customers for the last 32 years, building loyal, trusting relationships that last.

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Brad Howard

Brad Howard

Warren County President - Loan Officer


As our Bowling Green market president, Brad Howard knows the importance of appreciating the small things. Whether it’s a simple handshake, good word or opening the door, you can find him supporting his team, our customers and communities, all with a genuine smile and a servant’s heart.

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Amy Hogue

Amy Hogue

Assistant Vice President - Loan Officer


Whether signing with an Independence Bank pen in hand, or an online e-signature securing your first home, you can bet that Amy Hogue is smiling on the other end. Amy prides herself on celebrating the blessings in your life.

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Angela Young

Angela Young

Loan Officer - Location Manager


If you ask Angela Young what she loves most about her job, she'd tell you it's the people. But it's about more than a simple interaction; she enjoys getting to know them and their story. And if she gets to play a part of that story, even better!

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Brent Austin

Brent Austin

Vice President - Senior Lending Officer


Just call him Coach Austin. Brent enjoys being a financial mentor to entrepreneurs and business owners, helping them feel confident in their ability to make financial decisions. And giving them peace of mind and the ability to focus on what they do best; their business and their craft.

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Crawford Hightower

Crawford Hightower

Vice President - Loan Officer


“Come on in” is a favorite saying of Crawford Hightower. Nothing delights this banker more than an impromptu visit from his customers (which he receives regularly). With a heart for the small businesses in our communitites, Crawford is committed to your success, all with an open door policy.

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Joetta Arnett

Joetta Arnett

Assistant Vice President - Loan Officer - Location Manager


Joetta has never met a problem that she couldn’t find a solution for. She shines brightest when assisting customers in difficult situations and can provide counsel. Watching those she serves grow, learn and achieve their financial goals keeps her coming back for more day after day.

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Jordan Carter

Jordan Carter

Treasury Management Officer


Meet your new business partner! Jordan Carter likes to be a business owner's right-hand man, finding ways to save them money while providing all the tools they need to succeed. He provides a hands-on approach to catering to his client's needs and is always only a phone call away!

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Joy Hunt

Joy Hunt

Vice President - Loan Officer


Joy Hunt believes that the good ole’ days of banking are still alive and well at Independence Bank. A true partner to her clients, Joy feels most accomplished when helping contribute to the success of her clients that she serves each and every day.

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Kelly Jackson

Kelly Jackson

Vice President - Loan Officer


A true team player through and though, Kelly believes when you are working with the best bankers in the business, you go above and beyond to give every customer an exceptional experience, every single time.

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Kim Predovic

Kim Predovic

Loan Officer - Location Manager


Kimberly Predovic is a helper at heart. Here for the big and small moments in life, she enjoys being a resource to her customers on everything from balancing a checkbook to purchasing a home. She's here for her customers, and she's here for good.

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Randal King

Randal King

Financial Advisor


Have big dreams? We have Randal King. As our Financial Advisor, he wants to hear all about your family's goals, plans and dreams so that he can create a financial plan to help make them a reality.

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Scott Thornhill

Scott Thornhill

Vice President - Loan Officer


Scott Thornhill speaks "mom and pop" and has his sights set on helping local businesses thrive! No matter what size your business is, Scott is dedicated to providing you with revolutionary customer service from a bank that loves your community just as much as you do.

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Susan Higgins

Susan Higgins

Treasury Management Officer


Susan Higgins loves being the middle man. Working between small businesses and our treasury management tool box of resources making their lives easier and more efficient is what she enjoys most about being part of the revolution at Independence Bank.

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Travis Keller

Travis Keller

Vice President - Loan Officer


Travis Keller is committed to making a difference. For his customers, that means helping to develop a successful real estate portfolio, for his community, it’s being committed to coaching multiple sports teams and finding like-minded civic organizations that are equally dedicated to moving our community forward.

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Chad Hall

Chad Hall

McLean County President - Loan Officer


Chad Hall is what you call a champion. A champion for his customers and doing what is right and fair. A champion for his community and elevating the quality of life in the place he calls home. And a champion for the revolution, seeking to provide the very best of banking for all. If you're looking for a champion, Chad's your guy.

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Brandon Ferguson

Brandon Ferguson

Loan Officer


Brandon Ferguson believes change is good. He knows that adapting to the future of tomorrow while holding true to our values is the name of the game when moving his customers and community he loves forward.

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Randal King

Randal King

Financial Advisor


Have big dreams? We have Randal King. As our Financial Advisor, he wants to hear all about your family's goals, plans and dreams so that he can create a financial plan to help make them a reality.

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Ryan Brown

Ryan Brown

Loan Officer


If you ask Ryan Brown there really is no place like home! Giving back to those who have given so much to him is Ryan’s favorite aspect of serving his hometown.

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Stephanie Leibee

Stephanie Leibee

Treasury Management Officer


According to Stephanie Leibee, business banking doesn’t have to be complicated. Stephanie is committed to finding common sense solutions that help simplify banking for her clients so that they can get back to what they enjoy most.

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Whitney Parker

Whitney Parker

Location Manager


You can always count on Whitney Parker to be the first to jump in and lend a hand, and maybe even a foot or two. While she will be the first to give credit to her dynamic team, and work family for the difference they make in McLean County, she's been known to make quite the impact herself. After all, it's her home too!

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Belinda Wright

Belinda Wright

Webster County President - Loan Officer


Belinda Wright is a force to be reckoned with, in the very best way. She works hard, and she works hard for you. If you ask her, there's only one place to bank and that's right here at Independence Bank. She knows the value of a kind word, has a firm handshake and knows just about everybody. And we do mean everybody.

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Debbie Winstead

Debbie Winstead

Vice President - Loan Officer - Location Manager


No one (and we do mean no one) is happier to see you than Debbie Winstead. Her infectious smile and drive to deliver the best customer experience to all she encounters is one of a kind, just like her.

Elli Stewart

Ellie Stewart

Loan Officer


Ellie Stewart spreads Local Love like confetti. A true ambassador for Webster County, she loves her hometown. And if there is anything she rallies behind more than her community, it's her customers. When you work with Ellie, she will be there on the sidelines celebrating you as you reach every new milestone in your life, from your first home to growing your family.

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Gary Claybrook

Gary Claybrook

Treasury Management Officer


Call Gary Claybrook the fixer, because he gets validation in his role by identifying a customer's need and finding a tangible solution to meet that need. Customer satisfaction equals personal fulfillment for Gary.

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Miranda Robertson

Miranda Robertson

Loan Officer


With deep roots in the Ag community, Miranda Robertson knows nothing replaces hard work and trust. She prides herself on bringing those two qualities to the table with every customer she serves.

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monte davenport

Monte Davenport

Assistant Vice President - Loan Officer


Monte is guided by his faith, and driven by his commitment to help others. In fact, he joined the Revolution to do just that. If you ask Monte what his biggest accomplishments in his career are, they won't be numbers on a calculator. They are people whose lives are just a little bit better because of Monte.

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Roger Patterson

Roger Patterson

Financial Advisor


Roger Patterson knows that to serve his clients as a financial advisor, relationship reigns supreme. His commitment is understanding the ins and outs of his client's needs.

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Chris Reid

Chris Reid

Chairman - CEO


Chris Reid has set his sights on one goal throughout his banking career...to make every community our Bank calls home, better. As the driving force behind the Bank's culture of going forward by giving back, Chris' giving spirit continues to inspire every employee that proudly wears our gold name badge.

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Jacob Reid

Jacob Reid

President


Jacob Reid is a jack of all trades. Literally. From teller to President, Jacob has spent time in nearly every facet of the bank and the result is an extensive knowledge of banking and an unparalleled pride in the people who make the revolution great.

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Greg Mullican

Greg Mullican

Executive Vice President - Chief Lending Officer


Greg Mullican knows that there is always a solution if you look hard enough. Maybe that's why he's the resident superhero. His first priority, and focus, is on our customer's needs, above anything else.

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Gary White

Gary White

Chief Financial Officer


Gary White knows his way around financials as well as he does a ballroom dance floor. As the Bank's Chief Financial Officer for almost 15 years, Gary has proven to be a pillar of strength, possessed a keen financial eye and modeled servant leadership for all.

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Tawna Wright

Tawna Wright

Chief Operations Officer


No detail is too small for our Chief Operating Officer, Tawna Wright. Tawna makes it her business to understand the ins and outs of our banking services with one thing (and one thing only) in mind, our customer.

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Jack Sweeny

Jack Sweeney

Chief Deposit Officer


Jack Sweeney is a bulldog in the world of banking, meaning he's dedicated to doing what it takes to make sure his customers are treated fairly. You can trust Jack to fight for your business and do what is right every time.

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Phil Riney

Phil Riney

Chief Risk Officer


Phil Riney knows that teamwork makes the dream work. He’s responsible for market expansion and plays an integral role in leading a dynamic team of individuals who ensure that the Bank operates at an optimum level within regulation guidelines that are fair to the customer.

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Matt Carter

Matt Carter

IT Security Officer


Our resident Information and Technology guru, Matt Carter has a knack for helping those that don’t speak “IT.” For over 20 years he has worked hard to provide the safest and most efficient systems for our employees and customers alike.

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Josh Searcy

Josh Searcy

Vice President - Head of Trust and Brokerage


Josh Searcy has cooked up the perfect recipe for growing a team; integrity, honesty and humilty mixed with a dash of focus. Together, they work to elevate the opportunity for Independence Bank to serve its customers through trust and investment. He believes doing what is right should always be the focus, for the customer and the places we call home.

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Jennie Parker

Jennie Parker

Senior Vice President - Balance and Control


Jennie Parker loves a good puzzle, which is likely why she thrives in her role. She enjoys getting to work with different areas of the Bank to piece together the kind of revolutionary banking that customers have come to expect. For her, a good process is as good as chocolate. Almost.

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Eve Holder

Eve Holder

Controller


If there's one thing that Eve Holder enjoys, it's a challenge. And each day she comes to work, she knows that there's a talented team waiting to help her tackle whatever comes her way with a fresh perspective and a passion for doing good. It's the thing she likes most about the revolution.

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Kim Hurt

Kim Hurt

Vice President - Senior Operations Officer


The opportunity to make an impact is what dreams are made of for Kim Hurt. That and consistently defying Murphy's law. Her energy and enthusiasm is contagious, as is her dedication to ensuring the quality of products and services Independence Bank offers is nothing short of revolutionary.

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Bridget Reid

Bridget Reid

Marketing Director


Bridget Reid is a professed student of life, marketing leader and host of the Bloom Podcast. Bringing a fresh perspective to the Bank since 2004, Bridget begins every marketing initiative with the “why” behind how Independence Bank chooses to continue it’s commitment to contribution.

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Senior Management

Chris Reid

Chris Reid

Chairman - CEO


Chris Reid has set his sights on one goal throughout his banking career...to make every community our Bank calls home, better. As the driving force behind the Bank's culture of going forward by giving back, Chris' giving spirit continues to inspire every employee that proudly wears our gold name badge.

Full Bio

Jacob Reid

Jacob Reid

President


Jacob Reid is a jack of all trades. Literally. From teller to President, Jacob has spent time in nearly every facet of the bank and the result is an extensive knowledge of banking and an unparalleled pride in the people who make the revolution great.

Full Bio

Greg Mullican

Greg Mullican

Executive Vice President - Chief Lending Officer


Greg Mullican knows that there is always a solution if you look hard enough. Maybe that's why he's the resident superhero. His first priority, and focus, is on our customer's needs, above anything else.

Full Bio

Gary White

Gary White

Chief Financial Officer


Gary White knows his way around financials as well as he does a ballroom dance floor. As the Bank's Chief Financial Officer for almost 15 years, Gary has proven to be a pillar of strength, possessed a keen financial eye and modeled servant leadership for all.

Full Bio

Tawna Wright

Tawna Wright

Chief Operations Officer


No detail is too small for our Chief Operating Officer, Tawna Wright. Tawna makes it her business to understand the ins and outs of our banking services with one thing (and one thing only) in mind, our customer.

Full Bio

Jack Sweeny

Jack Sweeney

Chief Deposit Officer


Jack Sweeney is a bulldog in the world of banking, meaning he's dedicated to doing what it takes to make sure his customers are treated fairly. You can trust Jack to fight for your business and do what is right every time.

Full Bio

Phil Riney

Phil Riney

Chief Risk Officer


Phil Riney knows that teamwork makes the dream work. He’s responsible for market expansion and plays an integral role in leading a dynamic team of individuals who ensure that the Bank operates at an optimum level within regulation guidelines that are fair to the customer.

Full Bio

Matt Carter

Matt Carter

IT Security Officer


Our resident Information and Technology guru, Matt Carter has a knack for helping those that don’t speak “IT.” For over 20 years he has worked hard to provide the safest and most efficient systems for our employees and customers alike.

Full Bio

Josh Searcy

Josh Searcy

Vice President - Head of Trust and Brokerage


Josh Searcy has cooked up the perfect recipe for growing a team; integrity, honesty and humilty mixed with a dash of focus. Together, they work to elevate the opportunity for Independence Bank to serve its customers through trust and investment. He believes doing what is right should always be the focus, for the customer and the places we call home.

Full Bio

Jennie Parker

Jennie Parker

Senior Vice President - Balance and Control


Jennie Parker loves a good puzzle, which is likely why she thrives in her role. She enjoys getting to work with different areas of the Bank to piece together the kind of revolutionary banking that customers have come to expect. For her, a good process is as good as chocolate. Almost.

Full Bio

Eve Holder

Eve Holder

Controller


If there's one thing that Eve Holder enjoys, it's a challenge. And each day she comes to work, she knows that there's a talented team waiting to help her tackle whatever comes her way with a fresh perspective and a passion for doing good. It's the thing she likes most about the revolution.

Full Bio

Kim Hurt

Kim Hurt

Vice President - Senior Operations Officer


The opportunity to make an impact is what dreams are made of for Kim Hurt. That and consistently defying Murphy's law. Her energy and enthusiasm is contagious, as is her dedication to ensuring the quality of products and services Independence Bank offers is nothing short of revolutionary.

Full Bio

Bridget Reid

Bridget Reid

Marketing Director


Bridget Reid is a professed student of life, marketing leader and host of the Bloom Podcast. Bringing a fresh perspective to the Bank since 2004, Bridget begins every marketing initiative with the “why” behind how Independence Bank chooses to continue it’s commitment to contribution.

Full Bio