David Kromphardt recently joined Peoples Bank & Trust as Community Bank President of the Springfield location.  In his role with the bank, Kromphardt will assume responsibilities in business banking in the Chatham and Springfield area with particular emphasis on attracting branch customers for business lending and deposits solutions

Mostly recently, Kromphardt was employed as vice president of commercial lending for Jackson County Bank in Columbus, Indiana.  Prior to that, he worked for nearly 20 years at Spring Valley City Bank in Spring Valley, Illinois as chief operating officer, commercial lender and President/CEO.  Earlier in his career, Kromphardt also worked for the FDIC/Resolution Trust Corporation working through the failed Savings & Loan crisis as well as other banking roles in Moline and St. Charles, Illinois.

“David brings a great deal of professional banking experience to our team.  He is well versed in all aspects of banking services and uses this experience to build relationships with customers,” said John Gardner, Peoples Bank & Trust President and CEO. “We are pleased that he has agreed to join our team.”

Kromphardt and his wife, Barb, are relocating to Illinois to be closer to their family and look forward to getting involved in the Chatham and Springfield community.

Peoples Bank & Trust is a locally owned and managed independent community bank with 10 offices located in Altamont, Charleston, Chatham, Morrisonville, Palmyra, Pana, Taylorville, Tower Hill, Waverly and White Hall.