Community First Bank of Indiana (CFB) announced key updates to its leadership team structure, poising the bank for continued expansion while remaining diligent to its commitment of exceptional service for its customers and local community partners.
Bob Hickman has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief Banking and Credit Officer.
Carlonda Davis has been promoted to Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer/DE&I.
Janelle Campbell has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Director of Consumer Banking.
Jonathon Malin has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Director of Commercial Banking.
Robb Blume, President & CEO, shared, “We are leveraging the strengths and expertise of key individuals to spearhead strategic initiatives and drive innovation across the company. We intend to heighten our focus on delivering exceptional products/services and personalized experiences tailored to meet the evolving needs of our customers. I know these leaders share the vision we founded the bank on 20 years ago – to be a locally owned bank that would serve as a flexible and responsive community partner – yet they will also bring fresh ideas to drive continuous improvement.”
The bank also has a unique focus on caring for its employees. Regarding her new role, Davis shared, “We remain committed to nurturing talent and fostering a culture of continuous learning. Efforts will be intensified to provide employees with the necessary tools, training, and support to thrive in their roles.”
Hickman was one of the founding members of CFB in 2003, has 36 years of experience in finance and credit, and joined the bank’s board of directors in 2022. Malin and Davis are graduates of the Graduate School of Banking – Colorado (2019 and 2023), and Campbell is on track to graduate in 2024.
CFB ramped up its strategic growth plan in 2015 when it opened its first office outside of Howard County – a Loan Production Office in Noblesville. It now has offices throughout Howard, Hamilton, and Marion Counties with its newest full-service banking center opening in Fishers in February of 2024.
About the bank: Community First Bank of Indiana (CFB) was chartered in 2003 in Kokomo, Indiana and is committed to keeping outstanding customer service, local decision-making, and relationship-building at its core. The locally owned and operated bank currently has offices in Fishers, Indianapolis, Kokomo, Noblesville, and Westfield. Bank mission: We partner with you to build a better future. Additional information can be found at www.CFBIndiana.com. MEMBER FDIC, Equal Housing Lender