Premier Bank Welcomes Steve Hendricks as Commercial Lending Manager
Youngstown, OH (January 26, 2021) – Premier Bank is pleased to announce the addition of Steve Hendricks as Senior Vice President, Commercial Lending Manager serving the Akron-Canton market.
Hendricks brings with him 35 years of commercial lending experience. He most recently served as President Northeast Ohio Market, EVP at a community bank headquartered in Indiana, PA where he was awarded the H. Peter Burg Community Leadership Award in March of 2020. In his new role, Hendricks will work to guide and coach his team of Commercial Bankers in the Akron-Canton market while focusing on the development and growth of the bank’s commercial loan portfolio.
“I am excited to work with our lending team and focus on our Core Values to provide customers with the best solution to fit the unique needs of their business,” said Hendricks. “For more than three decades, I have been committed to this market and look forward to helping to grow the regional economy through local lending and using my knowledge to serve customers and form relationships.”
Hendricks, who earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Ohio University, is a member of the Ohio Banker’s League. He is an active member of his community, serving on the Board of Trustees and as Treasurer and an Executive Committee Member for the Akron Area YMCA. In his free time, Hendricks enjoys boating with his family. He currently resides in Stow, OH.
About Premier Bank
Premier Bank, headquartered in Youngstown Ohio, operates 78 branches, 12 loan offices and 2 wealth offices in Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Pennsylvania and West Virginia (WV office operates as Home Savings Bank). 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 including James & Sons Insurance in Youngstown, Ohio.