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Thomas, New Loan Officer At First State Bank of Illinois

Thomas New Loan Officer

Jacob Thomas has joined First State Bank of Illinois as a Loan Officer in the La Harpe Branch.

"As a Community Bank we strive to hire employees who have roots in the communities we serve.

Jake grew up here and with his farm background and past work experience in the agricultural industry I know he will make a great addition to First State Bank of Illinois' lending team."stated Mike Bavery, Senior Vice President of Lending.

Prior to joining First State, Jake was a field scout and production technician at Pioneer.

He is a graduate of WIU with a degree in Agriculture Science with a minor in Agronomy.

He grew up on a farm outside of Roseville and he currently resides in Macomb with his wife Josie and their 9 month old daughter, El.