Premier Bank Welcomes Shannon Kuhl as Chief Legal Officer
Youngstown, OH (March 22, 2021) – Premier Bank announces the addition of Shannon Kuhl as Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer.
“We are very pleased to add Shannon Kuhl to Premier Bank’s executive leadership team," said Gary Small, President, Premier Bank. "Shannon’s deep legal and financial services background, combined with her impressive career accomplishments, make her an excellent fit for Premier Bank."
Kuhl brings with her 22 years of experience in banking and legal consulting, having spent most of her career at First Financial Bank (First Financial Bancorp.) headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, where she successfully managed the legal, compliance and risk areas. She most recently served as a Member of the Corporate Practice Group and Financial Institutions Services Group at Frost Brown Todd, LLC, where she focused on regulatory compliance, small business lending, M&A, contract review/negotiation, corporate governance matters, securities law compliance and SEC reporting and corporate policy development.
She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Dayton; and her Juris Doctor from the University of Cincinnati College of Law.
“Premier Bank has a long and successful history of focusing on our associates, values and culture while seeking to deliver superior results,” said Kuhl. “I look forward to working alongside the members of Premier Bank’s Legal and Compliance teams to produce the best outcomes for our customers and communities.”
About Premier Bank
Premier Bank, headquartered in Youngstown Ohio, operates 75 branches and 12 loan offices in Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Pennsylvania and West Virginia (West Virginia office operates as Home Savings Bank) and serves clients through a team of wealth professionals dedicated to each community banking branch. The holding company for Premier Bank and First Insurance Group is Premier Financial Corp. (Nasdaq: PFC), headquartered in Defiance, Ohio. First Insurance Group is a full-service insurance agency with ten offices in Ohio.