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Liberty Bank Officers
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Ron Zimmerly Ron Zimmerly
President and CEO
Ron is a twenty-three year veteran of the banking industry. He joined Liberty National Bank in 1999 as Vice President of Commercial Lending and was promoted in 2004 to Executive Vice President/Senior Loan Officer for Liberty National Bank. In 1986, Ron graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture Economics, with a specialization in Finance. He currently serves on the Board of the Hardin County Economic Development Council, Discovery Riders Board of Directors and was chairman for the Hardin County Chamber and Business Alliance. Ron is located at Liberty National Bank’s Kenton office. Ron, his wife Kelli and their family reside in Bellefontaine.
Bryan Marshall Bryan Marshall
Chief Financial Officer/EVP
Bryan started in banking in 1976. He graduated from Ohio Northern University in 1980 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and Management. He also is a graduate of: Ohio School of Banking; Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin – Madison; Hardin County Leadership Program; and OBA Leadership Institute. Bryan has held several officer positions since joining Liberty National Bank in 1984. His current position is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He also serves as Secretary for the Bank and Holding Company Boards. In the community, Bryan is the Treasurer for the Ada Community Improvement Corporation and the Ada Kiwanis Club. He has also been a member of the Board of Trustees for the Hardin County Chamber of Commerce and Hardin Memorial Hospital and has served on the ONU Business College Advisory Board. He is also a member of the First United Methodist Church of Ada. A life-long resident of Hardin County, Bryan resides in Ada with his wife Colleen and daughter Meredith.
Anna Maria Brenneman Anna Maria Brenneman
Chief Credit Officer
Anna Maria Brenneman is the Chief Credit Officer at Liberty National Bank. She is responsible for the Lending Sales Team and the Loan Operations Staff. Anna Maria has worked in the banking industry for over 25 years. She has held various executive positions with other financial institutions. Anna Maria and her husband, Greg, live in Bluffton, Ohio. They have two grown sons, Zachary and Joshua, and five grandchildren. Anna Maria graduated from Rhodes State College (fka LTC) and has taken various classes at Bluffton University. She has participated in numerous banking schools and related training sessions. Anna Maria enjoys spending time outdoors, boating and riding 4-wheelers with her husband. She especially enjoys spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Patricia Arnett Patricia Arnett
SVP of Human Resources
Patricia has been with Liberty National Bank since 1987. She is currently Senior Vice President of Human Resources/ Branch Administrator. Since coming to Liberty, Patricia has held various positions prior to being promoted to her current position in May 2004. Patricia is a 1997 graduate of the OBA School of Banking, a 1998 graduate of the Hardin County Leadership Program and a 2012 graduate of the Graduate School of Banking in Madison Wisconsin. A life resident of Hardin County, Patricia is a Past Chairman of the Hardin County Chamber and Business Alliance. She is also on the Ohio Area 8 Workforce Investment Board.
Donald Price Donald Price
VP/Commercial Lender
Donald Price is Vice President of Commercial Lending. Don came to us with 25 years experience in the financial and banking industries with a focus in management and commercial lending. Don also owned, operated and managed his own construction business in the private sector for 10 years. Don has offices in both our Kenton and Marysville branches, where he serves the needs of commercial customers located in Hardin, Marion, Union, Franklin and surrounding counties. Don received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Kent State University. He has also attended commercial lending and various other banking schools. Don and his wife, Barb, live in Caledonia. They have two grown children. In his free time, Don enjoys his horses, hunting, fishing and the great outdoors. His professional accomplishments include serving on the Board of The Marion Area Counseling Center and various activities and committees at First Church of the Nazarene, where he is a member. Don is currently a member of the Marysville Rotary Club.
Mike Shuster Mike Shuster
VP/Security Officer
Mike is Vice President and Security Officer for Liberty National Bank. He has been with the Bank since 1973 and has a professional career of working with consumer clients. Mike holds a BS in Comprehensive Business from the University of Findlay. A resident of Mt. Victory, Mike has held various community positions. He is a member of the Mt. Victory Community Development and Mt. Victory Historical Group.
Angela Hersh Angela Hersh
VP/Mortgage Lending
Angela has been with Liberty National Bank since June, 2007. She has been in banking since 1997. She attended Ohio State University with a major in English and a minor in Finance. She is also a 2005 Graduate of Leadership Logan County. Angela is also a Graduate of the Ohio Bankers League Leadership Skills for Bankers and is a member of West Central Ohio Association of Realtors (WCARE). In the community, Angela is President-Elect for the Ada Rotary Club; Past Board Member of the Logan County OSU Extension; Treasurer for Logan Belle H.A.N.D; Secretary of the Indian Lake Real Estate Association League; and a member of the Temple Beth Israel. Angela was also 2004 Ambassador of the year for the Logan County Chamber of Commerce. The Hersh's have four children and reside near Lafayette.
Evan A. Smith Evan A. Smith
AVP/Loan Officer/Marysville Branch Manager
Evan joined Liberty National Bank in January, 2014 as Branch Manager of the Marysville Office. Evan worked the previous ten years as Branch Manager of another Marysville financial institution. Evan has been in banking since 1986 and primarily worked to assist customers with Consumer Banking and Lending needs. He attended Ohio University and is a lifetime Columbus, Oh resident. Evan is an alumni of the Union County Leadership Program, served on Memorial Hospital’s Business Relationship Committee, and is a member of the Union County Chamber of Commerce.

Evan and his wife Linda married in 1984, and have two children. In his downtime he enjoys attending sporting events, travel, and hanging out with friends and family.
Nanette Pfeiffer Nanette Pfeiffer
AVP/Agricultural and Commercial Loan Officer
Nanette has been with Liberty National Bank since April 2003. She graduated from Farm Credit University with the degree of Commercial Ag Lender. She has also successfully completed CBAO’s Commercial Lending Institute. Nanette is a 2009 Graduate of Hardin Leadership. Nanette is a Board Member of the Union County Agriculture Association and for Hardin County Hospice. She is Past Board Member of the American Cancer Society of Hardin County and past Chairperson of the Hardin County Relay for Life. Currently, Nanette resides in rural Hardin County with her husband, Vaughn Pfeiffer.
Brandt Miller Brandt Miller
AVP/Agricultural and Commercial Loan Officer
Brandt Miller is Assistant Vice President/Commercial and Agricultural Lender. Brandt has worked in the banking industry since 2002 in Credit Analysis and Agricultural and Commercial Lending. Brandt graduated from Allen East High School and Ohio Northern University with is BSBA in Accounting. He has also graduated from an Ag Lending School at Purdue University and School of Commercial Lending with the Ohio Bankers League. In the community, Brandt is a Fiscal Officer for Jackson Township in Allen County, Ambassador of the Allen County Chamber of Commerce and an Advisory Board Member of Walter C. Potts Entrepreneurial Center. Brandt is a Graduate of Allen Lima Leadership and has also helped facilitate Allen Lima Youth Leadership. He is also a Past Treasurer of Lima Area Farmers Club. Brandt and his wife, Melissa, live in Allen East Schools outside of LaFayette. They have two children, Madison and Lilian. Brandt enjoys golfing, boating, camping and various outdoor activities.
Joeneé D. Purcell Joeneé D. Purcell
AVP/Business Development Officer/Commercial Lender
Joenee' has been at Liberty National Bank since April of 2001. She served as the Loan Operations Manager, Branch Manager and Consumer/Real Estate Lender in the Plaza office, and is currently the Business Development Officer and a Commercial Lender. She is a graduate of Hardin Leadership; Hardin Leadership II; Union County Leadership Institute; OBL Consumer Credit, Real Estate Lending, Commercial Lending and Blyth School of Banking. Joenee’ has served as Vice President and President of the Hardin County Business Networking International (BNI) Group. She served as the Treasurer for the board of the Union County Builders Industry Association and has volunteered and participated in the Union County United Way Community Care Day Committee. Joenee’ is proud to have been a member and served on the Finance Committee for the Hardin County YMCA. The Ohio Banker’s League recently formed a new Advisory Board in 2011, called the Next Generation Advisory Board, which Joenee’ was selected to serve. She is active in the economic development in Logan County through Team Logan. She is also currently attending the Graduate School of Banking.
Heather Cox Heather Cox
AVP/Director of Marketing and PR/CRA Officer
Heather is the Director of Marketing and is responsible for the marketing and public relations for the Bank. Heather is also the Community Reinvestment Act Officer and Assistant Vice President. She has been with Liberty since 2002. Prior to working at Liberty National Bank, she worked for the Ohio Bankers League as an Education Coordinator. Heather is a graduate of The University of Toledo with a bachelors degree in Business Administration, majoring in Marketing and minoring in Management. She is also a 2003 graduate of the OBL School of Banking and attends the yearly OBL Marketing Conference. In the community, Heather is Vice President-elect for the Ada Kiwanis Club. She recently formed a Buy-Local committee along with other businesses in the Ada area. She currently serves on the Logan County Chamber's Membership Development Committee and Golf Outing Committee and Heather is currently a member of the Ohio Bankers League Community Bank Marketing Advisory Board. She is also a past Chamber Ambassador and won the 2005 Ambassador of the Year award. Heather also serves on the Putnam County Autism Advisory Council. Heather is a past Board Member for the Logan County Chamber Board of Directors. She is also past Vice President and member of the Logan County Business Network International. Heather also recently served on the Ohio Commission on Personal Finance Education with Ohio Treasurer Kevin L. Boyce as Chair and Joyce Beatty and Attorney General Richard Cordray as Co-Chairs.
Linda Fleming Linda Fleming
AVP/Loan Officer/Ada Branch Manager
A life resident of Ada, Linda is a 35 year veteran of Liberty National Bank. Today, Linda holds the position of Assistant Vice President, Loan Officer, and Branch Manager of the Ada office. She is a graduate of the OBA Consumer Credit, Real Estate Lending, and Commercial Lending Schools and has attended several banking seminars and courses. Currently she serves as Finance Chairman of the Ada Rotary Club, Board of Director of the Ada Chamber of Commerce, Treasurer of the Ada High School Foundation and a member of Riley Creek Baptist Church where she is a Sunday School teacher.
Beth McKinley Beth McKinley
AVP/Kenton Branch Manager/Financial Services Rep
Beth McKinley is AVP/Branch Manager of the Kenton downtown Office and also the Financial Services Sales Rep. Beth has almost 22 years of experience with Liberty National Bank. She began her career in December of 1988 as a teller/bookkeeper/processor in the Ada Office. She then moved to Kenton in the fall of 1991, when the Bookkeeping and EDP departments were moved to the lower level. Beth worked in EDP until May of 2000 when she transferred back to the Ada office and took the position in the Accounting Department as Administrative Assistant. Beth has an Associates Degree in financial management, a 1 year business degree, and has attended several banking seminars/courses. She is also a 2006 graduate of the OBL’s Harry Blythe School of Banking.
Joyce Rostorfer Joyce Rostorfer
AVP/Mortgage Lender
Joyce Rostorfer joined the Liberty National Bank team in 2012 as Assistant Vice President and Mortgage Lender in the Kenton Office. Joyce has been in banking for over 38 years. She is the daughter of Retired Fire Chief Frank Fields and Ruth Fields. After graduating from Kenton High School in 1970, she attended Bowling Green State University. She then went to work at The Metropolitan Bank of Lima for 2 ½ years. Joyce then pursued her banking career for the next 2 years in Florida. She then moved back to Hardin County and for the last 34 ½ years, she worked various banking positions as Teller, Banking Office Manager, and Mortgage Loan Officer. Joyce is a member of numerous social and civic organizations in Hardin County, including the Hardin County Noon Optimist , Hardin County Ambassadors, Silver Star Circle of Ridgeway and Visiting Neighbors Club of Ridgeway. Joyce has been married to Ron for 40 years, and is a parent to Christina Viers and James Rostorfer, and Step Mom to Roberta Stocker, Rhonda Townsley and Ronald Rostorfer, and numerous Grandchildren.
Katherine Johnson Katherine Johnson
Loan Officer/ Bellefontaine South Branch Manager
Kathy is the branch manager of the Bellefontaine South branch. She has been in the banking and mortgage industry since 2004. She is a graduate of Wright State University School of Business and has completed her Life and Health Insurance license.

Kathy is a 2011 graduate of the Warren County Leadership program and a 2012 graduate of Leadership Hardin County. She is proud to be a member and serves on the Board of the Hilliker YMCA in Bellefontaine and is an Ambassador with the Logan County Chamber of Commerce.
Sara Reese Sara Reese
Loan Officer/Bellefontaine Branch Manager
Sara attended the Ohio State University and has completed her Life and Health insurance license, Series 6 securities license for annuity and mutual fund product sales, and many banking seminars. In the community, Sara is a 2005 graduate of Hardin Leadership; Past chairperson for Hardin County Relay For Life; Past member of Kenton Kiwanis; Served as Treasurer for Cub Scout Pack 121 and Boy Scout Troop 122 for five years; Served on the Hardin County Chamber & Alliance Board of Directors for five years; and is member of the Hardin Memorial Hospital Community Needs Committee, Logan County Area Chamber Ambassador, Bellefontaine’s Rotary club, and Logan County Business Network International.
Patrick Smith Patrick Smith
Internal Auditor/Compliance Officer
Patrick has an Accounting degree from Hillsdale College and over 30 years of experience in the financial services industry. Previous positions include Internal Auditor, Chief Financial Officer, Manager of Financial Control, and licensed insurance agent. He came to Liberty National Bank in January 2009. Patrick has served two terms as a local school board member and continues to serve as a Board Member of the Bellevue High School Alumni Association.

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