September 20, 2023

Iowa Bankers Association Honors Dave Nelson with Leach Leadership Award

JOHNSTON, Iowa (Sept. 19, 2023) — The Iowa Bankers Association presented West Bank Chairman and CEO Dave Nelson with the 2023 James A. Leach Leadership Award on Tuesday during the Iowa Bankers Association…

September 20, 2023

Iowa Bankers Association Announces 2023-24 Leadership

JOHNSTON, Iowa (Sept. 19, 2023) — The Iowa Bankers Association recently elected officers and directors to serve on its 2023-24 board of directors. These leaders assumed their roles during the IBA Annual Convention, held Sept.

September 20, 2023

Iowa Bankers Association Names Sen. Waylon Brown Legislator of the Year

JOHNSTON, Iowa (Sept. 19) – The Iowa Bankers Association is proud to announce it recently presented Iowa Sen. Waylon Brown (R-Osage) with its 2023 IBA Legislator of the Year award. The IBA created the award…

September 12, 2023

FDIC Data: Iowa Banks Remain Strong in Q2

Iowa-chartered banks remain strong despite economic uncertainty and inflationary pressures JOHNSTON, IOWA (Sept. 8, 2023) — Despite Federal Reserve efforts to slow economic growth to lower inflationary pressures, the banking industry continues to produce favorable…

June 15, 2023

2023 Iowa School of Banking — Second-Year Students

Front Row: Kelli Even, Farmers State Bank, Waterloo; Sharon Meoni, BankIowa, Waterloo; Jackie Lee, Community Savings Bank, Guttenberg; Kaitlyn Waterbeck, Decorah Bank & Trust Co., Decorah; Frank Inamagua, MidWestOne Bank, Golden Valley, MN;…

June 15, 2023

2023 Iowa School of Banking — First-Year Students

Front Row: Alis Golombeski, Bank Midwest, Spirit Lake; Steven Bruxvoort, Community State Bank, Ankeny; Katelin George, Malvern Bank, Malvern; Tammy Koch, CBI Bank & Trust, Muscatine; Melissa Fagen, MidWestOne Bank, Iowa City; Logan…

June 2, 2023

FDIC Data: Iowa Banks Show Strength, Resiliency in Q1

Iowa-chartered banks begin year with increases in active loans and deposits despite industry stress JOHNSTON, IOWA (June 2, 2023) — Despite the recent period of bank industry stress nationally, Iowa banks reported a strong first…

March 13, 2023

Iowa Bankers Association Statement on Iowa Financial Stability Following Bank Closures in California and New York

Iowa banks remain well capitalized and highly liquid — a strong financial resource for Iowans JOHNSTON, IOWA (March 13, 2023) — Iowa banks continue to be a source of strength and stability, and their asset…

March 13, 2023

Iowa Bankers Association Presents Four Student Athlete Achievement Awards at Iowa High School Boys Basketball State Tournament

Winners receive $1,000 scholarship to college of their choice DES MOINES, IOWA (March 13, 2023) — Four Iowa high school seniors received a 2023 Iowa Bankers Association Student Athlete Achievement Award during the Iowa High…

March 7, 2023

Iowa Bankers Help Iowa PBS Raise Over $18,000 at Annual Pledge Drive

Bankers volunteer for public television’s Festival fundraising campaign JOHNSTON, IOWA (March 7, 2023) — Sixteen bankers from banks across the state helped kick off Iowa PBS’ annual pledge drive, known as Festival, which continues through…

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