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 We are who we are, because of our people.

Without them we could not be the community bank you know and love.

Are you looking for someone in particular? These links will help you navigate quickly. 

Board Members:

Bob Willenborg
Chairman of the Board, Director since 2003 
CEO & Director, J&J Gaming, LLC., Effingham, IL

Jason Semple
Board member since 2023
Chief Executive Officer, Dieterich Bank

Steve Will
Board member since 2010
President, Dieterich Bank, Senior Lending Officer

Hank Stephens
Director since 1988
Business Owner, Effingham, IL

Jim Schultz
Director since 1991
Owner, President & Director, Open Prairie Ventures, Inc., Effingham, IL

Tom Wright
Director since 2002
President, Wright's Furniture, Inc., Dieterich, IL

Jim Calhoon
Director since 2004
Owner & CEO, Support Products, Inc., Effingham, IL

Pam Hemmen
Director since 2017
Chief Marketing Officer, J&J Ventures Gaming, LLC., Effingham, IL

Todd Wegman
Director since 2023
President, Stevens Industries, Inc., Teutopolis, IL

Ray Wagner
Director since 2023
Managing Director and Partner at Thompson Street Capital Partners, St. Louis, MO

Management Team:

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Jason Semple
Chief Executive Officer
Steve Will
Stephanie Higgs
Chief Financial Officer
Shane Addison
Chief Operating Officer

Tom Hootselle
Chief Credit Officer
Brenda Kroeger
Senior Executive Assistant 
Kristy Baldwin
VP of Retail Banking
Andy Hess
Sr. Lender/Sr. Vice President Loans

Nikki Bloemer
VP of Human Resources & Marketing
Craig Wells
VP of Risk Management & Compliance

Our Lenders:



Lee Buehnerkemper
NMLS #1178056
Melissa Ruholl
NMLS #853141


Kelsey Goeckner
NMLS ID# 1243811
Russ Runde
NMLS ID# 1237773


Travis Farley
NMLS ID# 433870


Steve Will
NMLS ID# 433876
Joyce Hoene
NMLS ID# 433874
Jayme Pals
NMLS ID# 1819729

Luke Hayes 

Matt Dasenbrock
NMLS# 557490

Red Bud North and South

Stuart Langrehr
Breann Fahey
NMLS ID# 1178055

St. Elmo

Sam Stock


Angie Johnson
NMLS ID# 772834
Andy Hess
Lauren Smith


Waterloo and Columbia

Breann Fahey
NMLS ID# 1178055


St. Louis Loan Production Office

Cameron Pinkston
Sarfraz Nabi
Randall Pickens

Our Treasury Management Officers

Dave Brown
Treasury Management Officer
Jen Shaw
Treasury Management Officer