American State Bank announces that Jeff LeBar has joined the bank as Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer in Salina. LeBar most recently served as Vice President of Commercial Banking at Sunflower Bank in Lawrence.
“Jeff brings 25 years of commercial lending experience to American State Bank,” said bank CEO Greg Quarles. “Salina is an important market. We love being a part of the downtown revitalization project and bringing Jeff onboard will continue to help us grow and partner with businesses in Salina.”
LeBar earned his Bachelors of Business Administration in Finance and Economics at Pittsburg State University. Jeff has also been involved with several community organizations including Habitat for Humanity, Healing the Children and the Leawood Chamber of Commerce.
“I’m excited to join the team at American State Bank,” LeBar stated. “Salina is growing and it is a great time to be here. Also, the structure of the bank is refreshing – things get done quickly and efficiently and that is good for our customers.”