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ABA: The American Bankers Association


Our banker leaders represent financial institutions of different sizes, charters and business models from across the country. Their guidance, combined with ABA staff expertise, is key to our effectiveness as an association of bankers, for bankers.

  • Board of Directors

  • Executive Staff

Board of Directors

Three Year Term

John Asbury
Chief Executive Officer 
Atlantic Union Bankshares Corp.
Richmond, VA
Bryan Bruns
President and CEO
Lake Central Bank
Annandale, MN
Kenneth Kelly
Chair and CEO
First Independence Bank
Detroit, MI
James J. McQuade 
President and CEO
Dollar Bank (Mutual)
Pittsburgh, PA
Dave D. Nelson
President and CEO
West Bancorporation, Inc.
West Des Moines, IA
Jennifer Piepszak
Co-CEO, Consumer & Community Banking
JPMorgan Chase
New York, NY

Two Year Term

Andrew Anderson
President, CEO and CFO
Bank of Anguilla
Anguilla, MS
Ira Robbins
President and CEO
Valley National Bancorp
Wayne, NJ
James S. Mahan III
Chair and CEO
Live Oak Bancshares
Wilmington, NC
B. Michael Rauh, Jr.
President and CEO
Chelsea Groton Bank (Mutual)
Groton, CT

Kevin Sabin
Chief Executive Officer
Arvest Bank
Fayetteville, AR


One Year Term

Shan L. Hanes
President and CEO
Heartland Tri-State Bank
Elkhart, KS
James A. Reuter
Chief Executive Officer
FirstBank Holding Company
Denver, CO
Carissa Rodeheaver
Chair, President and CEO
First United Bank & Trust
Oakland, MD
Michael L. Scudder
Chairman and CEO
First Midwest Bancorp, Inc.
Chicago, IL
Daniel C. Yates
President and CEO
Brattleboro Savings & Loan (Mutual)
Brattleboro, VT

Appointed Members

Nominating Committee

James J. Edwards, Jr. (Jim)
United Bank
Griffin, GA

Vice Chair
Government Relations Council

Catherine Owen (Cathy)
Chair and CEO
State Holding Company
Little Rock, AR

ABA/State Association Alliance

J. Duncan Campbell III (Duncan)
President and CEO
Pennsylvania Bankers Association
Harrisburg, PA

Vice Chair
ABA/State Association Alliance

Fred L. Green III (Fred)
President and CEO
South Carolina Bankers Association
Columbia, SC

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