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JCB Announces Commercial Banking Promotions

Feb 4, 2019

commercial bankersJCB Senior Vice President Jeff Nolting announced three promotions from Assistant Vice President to Vice President within the bank’s Commercial Department. “Dave Ellis, Tim Risen, and Michelle Schaefer have earned the title of Vice President. They are proven commercial lenders with an excellent reputation for customer service, in-depth knowledge of commercial lending and dedication to community banking, which includes service at local non-profit organizations.”

Dave Ellis joined JCB in October of 2007 as AVP, Commercial Banker, with more than 30 years of lending experience in commercial real estate and agriculture. He is involved in a wide variety of community activities and events including 4H and his church.

Tim Risen joined JCB in April of 2016. A graduate of Indiana State University and a Bloomington-area community bank lender for 13 years, Tim provides JCB with strategic insight into the Bloomington market and customer base. He is actively involved in the Bloomington community through the Boys & Girls Club and other nonprofit organizations.

Michelle Schaefer returned to her JCB Commercial Banker role in August 2017; however, before her return she had over 9 years’ experience with JCB in Treasury Management and commercial lending. A graduate of Ball State University, she is involved in many Jackson and Bartholomew County community organizations, including serving the Columbus Chamber as an Ambassador, the Heritage Fund and Camp Lakeview Foundation.

About JCB
Jackson County Bank (JCB) is an independent financial leader, providing a full range of traditional banking and other relevant services to customers for more than 118 years. JCB is guided by the core values of Honesty, Encouragement, Accountability, Respect and Teamwork, which are at the HEART of the organization. With several convenient locations and a presence throughout south central Indiana, JCB is committed to delivering extraordinary service to every customer and community served. For more information, visit