The Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) has announced the nominees for its 2012-2013 executive committee.
Jeffrey L. Gerhart, chairman and president/CEO of Bank of Newman Grove, Neb., will become the new ICBA chairman. William A. Loving Jr., president and CEO of Pendleton Community Bank in Franklin, W.Va., has been nominated to become ICBA chairman-elect, while John H. Buhrmaster, president of 1st National Bank of Scotia, N.Y., has been nominated to become ICBA vice chairman. Current ICBA Chairman Sal Marranca – president and CEO of Cattaraugus County Bank in Little Valley, N.Y. – will receive the title of ICBA immediate past chairman.
Also nominated to become members of the ICBA executive committee are Nancy A. Ruyle, president and CEO at Citizens Bank of Rogersville, Mo., as treasurer, and Preston L. Kennedy, president and CEO at Bank of Zachary, La., as at-large director. Current Executive Committee Secretary Steven R. Gardner, president and CEO of Pacific Premier Bank in Costa Mesa, Calif., and current At-Large Director Rebeca Romero Rainey, board chairman and CEO at Centinel Bank of Taos, N.M., were re-elected to one-year terms on the committee.
Rounding out the executive committee are Camden R. Fine, ICBA president and CEO; James D. MacPhee, ICBA past chairman and CEO at Kalamazoo County State Bank in Schoolcraft, Mich.; and R. Michael Menzies, ICBA past chairman and president and CEO at Easton Bank and Trust Co. of Easton, Md.