Washington, D.C. (August 15, 2014)—ICBA Securities, the broker/dealer subsidiary of the Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) that provides fixed-income investment services to the nation’s community banks, today announced that Dennis Doyle, president and CEO of Great Midwest Bank, Brookfield, Wis., and Kathy Underwood, president and CEO of Ledyard National Bank, Norwich, Vt., were elected to the ICBA Securities Board of Directors.
“We are delighted to add Dennis and Kathy to the Board of Directors,” said Wayne Cottle, ICBA Securities chairman and CEO of Dean Bank, Franklin, Mass. “I have worked with both in the past and know that they bring valuable experience, insight and fresh perspective to ICBA Securities. Together, we will continue to supply the nation’s community banks with the superior products and services they need and deserve.”
Doyle, who has been with Great Midwest Bank for more than 24 years, currently serves on ICBA’s Mutual Bank Council. Great Midwest was chartered by Doyle’s great-grandfather and has been in the family since it was founded in 1935.
Underwood is a member of ICBA’s Federal Delegate Board and the Bank Operations and Payments Committee. She has been with Ledyard National Bank since 2005, and previously worked for the Key Bank organization in Maine.
About ICBA The Independent Community Bankers of America®, the nation’s voice for more than 6,500 community banks of all sizes and charter types, is dedicated exclusively to representing the interests of the community banking industry and its membership through effective advocacy, best-in-class education and high-quality products and services.
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