James E. Adcock

SVP/Chief Lending Officer

NMLS #718698

Jim has been in banking for more than 35 years, including more than 19 years with Peoples Bank & Trust, currently serving as the SVP/Chief Lending Officer. Prior to working for Peoples, Jim worked in the farm management and real estate appraisal market and was a lender for First Trust Bank in Taylorville. Jim was born and raised in Assumption and his office is located at the Taylorville branch. Jim has served in numerous community activities over the years, most recently the Board of Directors for Taylorville Memorial Hospital. He has been an officer in the Taylorville Optimist Club for over 29 years. Jim enjoys utilizing his agricultural background working with the ag producers throughout Central Illinois.

Tonda Anthony

Teller

Ashley M. Basso

VP, Business Banking/Sr. Deposit Officer

NMLS #718693

Ashley has been a part of the Peoples Bank & Trust team for over 15 years. In her role as VP, Business Banker and Senior Deposit Officer, Ashley works with business and municipal deposit and loan customers. She also manages the bank's suite of commercial e-banking solutions. Outside of her work at the bank, she enjoys spending time with her dogs, supporting rescue animals and cheering on her favorite sports teams. Ashley currently serves on the Taylorville Memorial Hospital Board. Ashley enjoys being a problem solver and finding the answers and solutions for clients.

Michelle D. Blackwell

VP, Finance

Patricia K. Bond

Adm Assistant

Sienna Brown

Teller

Kathryn Bryan

Teller

Michael A. Cambruzzi

Teller

Hannah Chitwood

Teller

Jake Cowman

Teller

Brittany M. Cox

Teller

Katy Cox

Teller/CSR

Mason Crowe

Consumer Banker

NMLS #2551767

Mason joined Peoples Bank in August 2022 as a part time teller. He became a CSR in July 2023 and was most recently promoted to Consumer Banker. Mason is currently working towards his Bachelor's Degree at University of Springfield. He enjoys watching football, baseball and hockey. He also loves the beach, his dog, playing guitar, spending time with friends and family and trying new things. Mason is an asset to our team and looks forward to meeting new people and helping them with all their banking needs.

Whitney Cupp

Teller/CSR

Marilyn E. Dague

Credit Adm Asst

Caitlin Day

Teller

McKennah M. Dugger

Consumer Banker

NMLS #2460997

McKennah Dugger started at PBT in 2018 as a teller. Shortly after she became a CSR and most recently was promoted to Consumer Banker. She loves helping people solve problems with their accounts and enjoys customer interactions. In her free time, Kennah enjoys spending time with friends and family, especially her niece, walking her dog, Gus, and doing the clock/scoreboard at junior high volleyball games. Kennah looks forward to many more years at PBT!

Cynthia A. Elliott

Teller

Yvonne E. Endris

Bookkeeper

Nick J. Epley

VP, Business Banking

NMLS #718690

Nick, a native of Pana, is a VP in Business Banking and has been a part of Peoples Bank & Trust and the banking industry for 25 years. Nick enjoys bowling, fishing, and hunting in his free time. You will see Nick in the community as a member of the ELKS Club, Knights of Columbus, Pana Sportsman Club, and Moose. Nick is also actively involved in his family's organic grain and livestock farm as a co-owner in three local feed stores with his brother. Nick enjoys helping his clients achieve their long and short term financial goals.

Nydeli Escobedo

Teller/CSR

John Gardner

President/CEO

Year Elected: 2005

John is the President and CEO of Peoples Bank & Trust, having been with Peoples for 18 years and in the banking industry for over 37 years. You will find John out in the community as part of the Kiwanis Club in Taylorville, Lions Club in Pana, and serving on various economic development boards. John grew up in the farming community and enjoys spending time with his wife and family. Working with business bankers to help their customers achieve their goals is John's favorite part of his position.

Jo Anne Grimes

Bookkeeper

Jeffrey W. Grimmett

AVP, Consumer Banking

NMLS #619465

Jeffrey, AVP, Consumer Banking, has been with Peoples Bank & Trust for more than 18 years. In the community, Jeff serves as a board member of the Waverly Library. When he has free time, Jeffrey likes to participate in outdoor activities such as swimming, camping and spending time on the beach. At Peoples, Jeffrey enjoys solving situations in a positive manner; he is passionate about customer service and likes to help all types of banking customers.

Jill Hadley

Teller

Amanda Hall

Teller

Ali Handy

VP, Finance

Payton J. Hermes

Teller

Faith Hermes

Teller

Gina Hill

Teller

Sherri J. Hunter

AVP, Operations

Emma Hurley

Teller

Haylee Ishmael

Bookkeeper

Candace N. Jones

Teller/CSR

Kyndall Jones

Consumer Banker

NMLS #2400553

Kyndall joined Peoples Bank in September 2021 as a Telller/CSR. She was promoted to Consumer Banker in July 2022. Kyndall is an asset to the Consumer Dept. and does her best to fulfill all her customers banking needs.

Nancy C. Karnes

Teller

Kathy L. Kleidon

Teller

Amelia Kupis

Teller

Amy Logsdon

Teller/CSR

Lindsay Lopian

Consumer Banking Officer

NMLS #1289697

Lindsay, a Consumer Banking Officer, has been in banking for 21 years and with Peoples Bank for 8 years. She is on the Board of Directors for the Springfield Area Homebuilders Association. Outside the bank, Lindsay enjoys spending time outdoors, traveling and watching her son play basketball. Lindsay especially enjoys helping her customers with mortgage lending.

Laurie S. Lowery

Receptionist

Robert D. Lyman

Community Bank President

NMLS #619464

Robert has been a part of Peoples Bank & Trust for more 19 years. In his free time, Robert enjoys watching racing and football, working around the house and spending time with friends. Robert also serves on the Tri-County Community Development Corporation Board, Jacksonville Regional Economic Development Corporation Board, Waverly East Cemetery Board, and is involved with the Elks in Jacksonville.

Nicole Maloley

Consumer Banker

NMLS #2353052

Nicole joined the Bank in April 2022 as a Consumer Banker. She has over 16 years of banking and customer service experience. Nicole enjoys meeting new peoples and helping them with all their consumer banking needs.

Jennifer J. Mathis

AVP, Consumer Banking

NMLS #1450518

Jennifer has been with Peoples Bank & Trust for over 12 years. During that time she has had several customer service positions including teller, Consumer Banker, Consumer Banking Officer and most recently, AVP, Consumer Banker. In her free time Jennifer enjoys spending time with her children and family. She is an active supporter of girls softball. In the community you will find her serving on the board of directors of Pana Chamber of Commerce. At the bank, Jennifer enjoys seeing the results from providing her services to to her customers whether it be new accounts, personal loans or someone looking to purchase a home or refinance their current home.

Jack McGrath

Teller

Sholeen Miller

Teller/CSR

Bonnie L. Miller

AVP, Credit Ops

Caleb A. Moody

Teller/CSR

Linda K. Motley

Teller

Maddie Mutch

Teller

Jennifer R. Nagle

VP, Consumer Banking

NMLS #718685

Jennifer, VP of Consumer Banking, has been with Peoples Bank & Trust for more than 18 years and in banking more than 24 years. Prior to entering banking, Jennifer worked in customer service. Outside of the bank Jennifer enjoys spending time with her husband and two boys. She is an avid bowler and her husband is the boy's bowling coach at the local high school. Jennifer is the Treasurer of the Taylorville Bowling Foundation and is on the fundraising committee for the Christian County YMCA. Jennifer enjoys seeking the right bank product for her consumers to help them be successful.

Andrew S. Olson

VP, Business Banking

NMLS #606355

Andrew joined Peoples Bank & Trust as VP, Business Banking in 2020. He is based in our Chatham facility and enjoys meeting the needs of our Business customers in the Chatham, Springfield and Jacksonville markets. Andrew is a graduate of Illinois State University, where he earned his BA in English and MBA degrees. A native of Chicago, he currently resides in Springfield. Andrew has over 14 years in banking experience.

Bridgett M. Painter

AVP, Credit Ops

Susan E. Palliser

AVP, Consumer Banking

NMLS #1079470

Susan, who has been with Peoples Bank & Trust for more than ten years, has always worked in customer service and problem solving. Outside of the bank, you will find Susan involved in the community in her church, as a trustee of the public library, and spending time with her six grandsons. Susan enjoys getting to know her customers at Peoples and helping them achieve their financial goals.

Christina N. Powell

Consumer Banker

NMLS #2486243

Christina started at PBT in 2019 as a Teller/CSR. She most recently was promoted to Consumer Banker. She loves helping people find the best accounts to fit their needs and enjoys customer interactions. Christina looks forward to many more years at PBT!

Kacie E. Rankin

AVP, Consumer Banking

NMLS #1206652

Kacie, a Consumer Banking Officer, has been with Peoples Bank & Trust for more than nine years. Prior to working at Peoples, Kacie worked in customer service which has helped her be an asset to Peoples. In the community you will see Kacie serving as a diplomat in the Charleston Chamber of Commerce. Outside of the bank, Kacie enjoys spending time with family and traveling. The most rewarding part of Kacie's job at Peoples is providing services for her customers and seeing the results of great teamwork.

Jordan Ruppert

VP, Business Banking

NMLS #703676

Jordan recently rejoined the Peoples Bank & Trust team as VP, Business Banking. Jordan previously worked for Peoples from March 2018 through September 2020. Jordan recently moved back to Illinois after residing in Kansas. Jordan is a native of Witt and a graduate of Nokomis High School. He received his Bachelors degree in Agri-Business Economics from Southern Illinois University. Jordan has over 15 years of banking experience. Outside the Bank, Jordan enjoys raising cattle and farm life with his wife and three children. Jordan is glad to be rejoining the Peoples Bank & Trust team and looks forward to seeing his old customers and meeting and serving many new clients.

Kenadi Ryan

Teller

Terry L. Schafer

AVP, HR

Carol A. Schneider

AVP, Credit Ops

Stacia Shuler

Teller/CSR

Luanne Sinclair

Teller/CSR

Cesar G. Sison Jr

Investment Broker

Shelly Spencer

Teller

Karen S. Spencer

Teller

Allisha N. Staten

AVP, Credit Ops

Lea Stuckemeyer

AVP, Consumer Banking

NMLS #2163778

Lea joined Peoples Bank & Trust as AVP, Consumer Banking at our Altamont branch in 2021. She has worked in banking for over 29 years. Lea is actively involved in her church and the Altamont Garden Club. She serves on the Board of the Lutheran Care Center in Altamont and is a member of the Altamont Enterprise Zone. She enjoys spending time with her family, especially her three grandchildren. Lea also likes traveling, camping and scrapbooking all the memories. Lea wants to help the team and the bank to continue to grow and prosper. She looks forward to serving and helping the people in the Altamont community.

Trevor Taylor

VP, Credit Adm.

NMLS #712257

Jodi M. Vollmer

Credit Administrator

Lance Vonderheide

VP, Business Banking

NMLS #2091944

Lance joined Peoples Bank & Trust as VP, Business Banking in our Charleston branch in 2020. He is a graduate of Neoga High School and Eastern Illinois University with a B.S. in Finance. When outside the bank, Lance can be found working on his family farm. He is the Financial Secretary for the Knights of Columbus in Sigel and also serves on the St. Michael's School Building Committee. He is extremely excited to be a part of our team and continues to enjoy the opportunity to meet new customers and friends and serve the needs of his current customers.

Sadie Waddington

Teller/CSR

Lauren Walker

Teller

Edrie A. Walton

Credit Admin Asst

Cynthia J. Whittemore

VP, Credit Adm.

Joe A. Wills

VP, Business Banking

NMLS #718683

Joe is VP, Business Banking and has been with Peoples Bank & Trust for more than 15 years. He has worked with AG lending since he started in the banking industry more than 28 years ago. Outside the bank, Joe keeps busy on his family farm, where he lives and that has been in his family for more than a century. In the community, Joe serves on the Fayette County Board and is President of the Fayette County Health Department.

Maggie M. Zahradka

VP, Operations