Officers & Directors

Officers & Directors

Senior Management

Allen W. Shafer
President & CEO
Director of First Bankers Trustshares Inc. and First Bankers Trust Company, National Association; President and Chief Executive Officer of First Bankers Trustshares Inc. and First Bankers Trust Company, National Association.
Brian A. Ippensen
Treasurer
Treasurer of the Company;
Director, President, & CFO of Trust Services Company

Board of Directors

Donald K. Gnuse
Chairman of the Board
Mr. Gnuse is Chairman of the Board of Directors and Director of the First Bankers Trustshares Inc.; Chairman of the Board of Directors and Director of First Bankers Trust Services Company; and Chairman the Board of River Valley Bancshares, Inc; Chairman of the Board of United State Bank.
Carl W. Adams Jr.
Director of First Bankers Trustshares Inc., First Bankers Trust Company, National Association and First Bankers Trust Services, Inc.; President, Illinois Ayers Oil Company.
Scott A. Cisel
Director
Director of First Bankers Trustshares, Inc., Senior Advisor Accenture’s North America Energy Practice
William D. Daniels
Chairman of the Board, First Bankers Trust Company, National Association; Director of First Bankers Trustshares Inc. and First Bankers Trust Company, National Association; Member, Harborstone Group, LLC.
Mark E. Freiburg
Director of First Bankers Trustshares Inc. and First Bankers Trust Company, National Association; Owner of Freiburg Insurance Agency and Freiburg Development Company & President of Freiburg, Inc.
Arthur E. Greenbank
Director of First Bankers Trustshares Inc. and First Bankers Trust Company, National Association
Phyllis J. Hofmeister
Director of First Bankers Trustshares Inc., First Bankers Trust Company, National Association and First Bankers Trust Services Company; Secretary, Robert Hofmeister Farm.
John E. Laverdiere
Director of the First Bankers Trustshares, Inc. and First Bankers Trust Company, National Association; President of Laverdiere Construction, Inc; Vice President/Manager of LCI Concrete, Inc.; Manager/Member Grand Prairie Assisted Living, LLC; Manager/Member Grand Prairie Leasing, LLC; and Owner/Manager Grand Prairie Estates
Kemia Sarraf, M.D., M.P.H.
Director of First Bankers Trustshares, Inc. and First Bankers Trust Company, National Association; President and Founder of genHKids, Inc.
Steven E. Siebers
Secretary and Director of First Bankers Trustshares Inc., First Bankers Trust Company, National Association and First Bankers Trust Services Company; Attorney, Scholz, Loos, Palmer, Siebers and Duesterhaus.
Dennis R. Williams
Director of First Bankers Trustshares Inc. and First Bankers Trust Company, National Association; Chairman of the Board of Quincy Media Inc.