Management Team

Management Team

The First State Bank is a locally managed, employee-owned bank. Our team members and our board of directors know this area because they live here.


Management Team

Name Title
John W. Corley Chairman
Michael W. Atwood President
John C. Schaefer Executive Vice President & Senior Loan Officer
Stephen C. Mitze Vice President & Cashier
Debra F. Phipps Vice President
Heather Lawhead Vice President of Retail Banking
Mark E. Brown Vice President - Chief Technology Officer
Nikki Mann Trust Officer
William P. Blickhan Vice President - Agricultural Services
Anne Matalonis Vice President - Marketing & Development
J. Duff Hoel Market President - Tuscola
Susan J. Cole Assistant Vice President & Branch Manager - Hammond
Gerry Smith Market President – Champaign