We are pleased to introduce you to our commercial lending experts.
After graduating from Iowa State University, Steve began his banking career in 1986 at the Alburnett office of Farmers State Bank – his family-owned bank. Steve worked at the Alburnett office for 10 years as an agricultural lender and then served as the Branch Manager of FSB’s Hiawatha office for 10 years. When Steve was selected to head up the bank’s business development efforts as Senior Vice President in 2006, he relocated to the main office in Marion. Steve was recently promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer. He also represents the third generation of the Neighbor family to serve on the FSB Board of Directors.
Steve and his wife, Amy, lead a very active life outside the bank as well. Both are very active in their church, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and numerous other organizations in the community. In addition, they are the very proud parents of three daughters: Callie, Chloe and Claire.
Tom joined FSB in June 2008. Prior to working at FSB, Tom was a Business Banker at Community Savings Bank; a financial consultant; the CFO at Stickle Salvage Feed; Vice President, Ag Banking at Norwest Bank Iowa; and served as Vice President, Branch Manager at First Bank System. In all, Tom has spent the past 40 years working in the banking and agricultural business communities. He currently serves on the Internal Officers Trust Committee at FSB.
Tom is a graduate of Iowa State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture Education, and volunteers extensively for local non-profit organizations including Habitat for Humanity, Neighborhood Finance Corporation, Celebration of Ag and is a director in the Risk Management Association. Tom and his wife, Michele, have two sons and a daughter. The family enjoys their cabin on Lake Delhi. They also like attending Iowa State games, golfing and traveling together.
Mike joined FSB in May 2017. Prior to joining FSB, Mike was a Commercial Relationship Banker with Bankers Trust and prior to that a Commercial Lender with Liberty Bank and First Trust and Savings Bank. In all, Mike has 16 years of experience in the corridor business communities.
Mike is a graduate of Central College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Management and has volunteered for non-profit organizations that include Horizons, 100+ Men Who Care, and Marion East Rotary Club. Mike and his wife, Samantha, have three sons and a daughter. Mike enjoys cheering on the Hawkeyes, fishing, and spending time with family.
Ron joined FSB in 2019 after spending the past 28 years as a Commercial Lender with Wells Fargo including 19 years in Cedar Rapids along with stints in both Omaha and Des Moines.
Scott graduated from ISU with a BS in Agricultural Business with an emphasis in Finance, Marketing and Management Information Systems. He began his career in banking working for the ATM department and as a Teller for FSB during summer breaks while in college. In 1989, he began full-time employment at Norwest Bank in the Credit Training Program in Des Moines, and was then promoted to an Ag Loan Officer in the Cedar Falls Norwest office in 1990.
In July, 1995, Scott left Norwest to join the family banking business at FSB as Vice President and Ag Loan Officer, adding the title of Alburnett Branch Manager to his list of responsibilities in 1998. He was promoted to Senior Vice President in 2013. Scott currently serves on FSB’s Funds Management, Loan Review and Products & Services committees. He also serves on the Advisory Board of Directors for the Cedar Rapids YMCA.
Scott and his wife, Kristin, are the proud parents of four children, Allyssa, Jordan, Austin and Jenna. They live on a farm in Center Point where he raises corn, soybeans and cattle. Scott likes to spend time outside with his family hunting, fishing and canoeing. He also enjoys playing any kind of sport and watching his children play on various sports teams.
Dave graduated from high school in 1975, and continued his education at North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) for Emergency Medical Services. He then became a certified EMT-IRT and served as an EMS instructor for North Iowa. Dave worked for several years in ag chemical sales. He also ran the farming operation at NIACC and was in charge of their 300-acre row crop farm and all of the summer plot tours. Dave then worked as a sales manager for Leica Geo-Systems prior to joining FSB in September, 2004 as an Ag Lender.
He and his wife, Valerie, have lived on a farm outside of Marion for 20 years. They have one boy, Matt, and two daughters, Ande and Alicia, and eight grandchildren – five girls and two boys. Dave actively serves on the Board of Directors for Linn County Cattlemen and has served on the Celebration of Ag committee for 12 years. In his spare time, Dave enjoys being outside, growing a few crops of his own, and keeping up with his cows.
Greg grew up on a farm in western Iowa, graduated from Manilla High School, and continued his education at Iowa State University, where he graduated in 1985 with his BBA in Finance. He then received his MBA from the University of Iowa in 1989. Greg has worked in the Cedar Rapids area for almost 30 years, first as a credit analyst at United State Bank. He transitioned to the lending area shortly thereafter, working for First Trust & Savings and Hills Bank before beginning his career as a Commercial Lender at FSB in 2011. Greg currently sits on the Loan Committee here at FSB.
Greg lives in Coralville with his wife, Kim, and their children. He volunteers his time with SCORE of Eastern Iowa. In his spare time, Greg enjoys spending time with his family and participating in family activities.
Anee grew up in SE Iowa on the family farm in Bonaparte and graduated from Harmony High School before moving to Cedar Rapids to attend Kirkwood College. Anee worked for Wells Fargo for eight years prior to FSB as a teller, personal banker, service manager and store manager, eventually being promoted to the commercial lending department in 2012.
Anee enjoys spending time with her husband, Justin, and their three kids Rylee, Kinzlee and Hudson. She is active in the College Community School District, Big Brother Big Sisters, and Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa.
Rusty graduated from Kennedy High School and then continued his education at Kirkwood Community College where he graduated with his Associate’s degree in Banking and Finance. He began his banking career with Farmers State Bank in 2002 as a Teller at the Hiawatha office. From there, he has steadily and successfully climbed the corporate ladder in the roles of Personal Banker, Consumer Lender and, currently, in the role of Commercial Lender.
Rusty, and his wife, Kara, enjoy spending time with family and friends. In his spare time, Rusty also enjoys fishing, golfing, biking, and watching Hawkeye sports. Rusty also likes volunteering at many FSB sponsored events.