Pub 12 2023 Issue 6

Community Bankers Council Jonathon Johnson, President & CEO Home Savings Bank, Chanute Reaffirmed Community Bankers Council & CBC Administrative Committee David Brownback, President & CEO Citizens State Bank & Trust, Ellsworth Reaffirmed FHLBank Topeka, Board of Directors Lance White, Chairman, President & CEO Bank of the Flint Hills, Wamego FHLBank Topeka, Board of Directors FHLBank Topeka’s board of directors oversees policy decisions and ensures that FHLBank’s senior managers prudently operate the Bank. Currently, 17 directors serve on the board. Kent Needham, Chairman & CEO First Security Bank, Overbrook Government Relations Council The Government Relations Council (GRC) is the leadership committee with the exclusive responsibility for recommending annual policy priorities to ABA’s Board of Directors. The council provides ongoing policy guidance to ABA leadership as policy issues arise during the year. Its diverse membership is reflective of the industry at large, representing banks from across the country of varying asset size, charter type and business structure, making it a critical committee in representing both the specific interests of the industry segments and the broader industry. Kyle Campbell, President & CEO Astra Bank, Belleville Reaffirmed Government Relations Council Doug Wareham, KBA President & CEO New Appointee Community Bankers Council The council’s role is to increase community banker involvement in ABA by identifying and responding to community bank priorities, aggressively representing community banking in ABA’s government relations policymaking process, developing a broad range of association products and services to make community banks more competitive and publicizing ABA’s commitment to community banking. Membership on this committee is through appointment by the Chair. Craig Heideman, President & CEO Kaw Valley Bank, Topeka Reaffirmed Community Bankers Council Mike Ewy, CEO Community State Bank, Coffeyville New Appointee 24