Premier Bank Welcomes Tara Silva as Commercial Lender
Youngstown, OH (January 29, 2021) – Premier Bank is pleased to announce the addition of Tara Silva as Vice President Commercial Lender serving the Akron-Canton market.
Silva brings with her 23 years of banking experience. She most recently served as Vice President, Middle Market Commercial Banker at a community bank headquartered in Indiana, PA. In her new role, Silva will be responsible for the development of new and existing Middle Market Commercial Relationships with respect to all business lines, soliciting new deposits and business loans.
“As an experienced commercial banker, I’ve spent my career serving the financial needs of local middle market companies,” explained Silva. “I am pleased to be part of the Premier Bank team. This opportunity will enable me to remain committed to serving middle market banking clients and the Akron-Canton community.”
Silva, who earned a bachelor’s degree in Economics & Finance from Bethany College, is an active member of her community. She currently serves as 2nd Vice President, Chair of Philanthropy, Chair of the Acts of Courage and a member of the BioMed Committee for the American Red Cross of Greater Akron and the Mahoning Valley. In addition, she also serves as Treasurer and Executive Board Member for Greater Akron CREW. In her free time, Silva enjoys volunteering at the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank and her local United Way. She currently resides in Bath, OH with her husband, Gray and their children, Dawson and Lauren.
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 including James & Sons Insurance in Youngstown, Ohio.