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iAB Financial Bank hires Rankin and Russell

Posted: Thursday, July 3, 2014

iAB Financial Bank is pleased to announce the hiring of James A. Rankin IV, left, as director of information technology, and Jenna Russell, as a new mortgage originator. Both have already begun their duties.

Rankin has been hired as the director of information technology of iAB Financial Bank. He comes to iAB with over 20 years’ experience in management and information technology. Rankin was most recently employed as director of IT at Credit Adjustments, Inc. based in Defiance, Ohio. He has also owned and operated an information technology and security consulting business for 10 years. Besides serving in the United States Navy, he has received numerous technology certifications, and continues to pursue this knowledge as the industry evolves. Along with his work in information technology, he has been active in his community by working with Lutheran Social Services Food Pantry, Habitat for Humanity and his church. Additionally, Rankin enjoys spending time outdoors with his family and is a proud military father.

Russell has been hired as a new mortgage originator in iAB’s Warren office. She has over 10 years of experience in mortgage origination. When not assisting iAB customers with their mortgage needs, Russell enjoys spending time with her family, biking and camping.

iAB Financial Bank, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Independent Alliance Banks, Inc., is one of the largest locally-owned community banks in the area and employs approximately 285 people throughout Allen, Huntington and Wells counties.