Citizens State Bank held their annual employee awards presentation on Feb. 17, 2014, at a companywide training day. The Pendleton branch was awarded Branch of the Year for their overall performance. Employees from this branch are Alexa Chamberlin, Stephanie Fuchs, Sarah Alden and Nina Manifold.
The top five Loan Officers of the Year for outstanding performance were awarded to Mark Taylor, Bill Siewert, Brian Bess, Gene Marsh and Rich Warner.
Also recognized were the top five for Outstanding Referrals of the Year which are Julie Rinehart, Tiffany Lee, Alexa Chamberlin, Nina Manifold and Kristy Inman.
Teller awards were also presented to Sarah Alden, Jenifer Cagle, Wanda Carper, Sue Collins, Chris Edrington, Hazel Hindsley, Rhonda Hultz, Casey Moon, Penny Patton, Brandy Rheinhart, Julie Roberts, Terrie Sowders, Sherry Tucker and Brenda Wise in recognition for their outstanding work performance and achievements.
Several employees were recognized for their perfect attendance in 2013 which include: Samantha Ellis, Dana Harter, Lisa Hutson, Delmy Mantor, Natalie McIntire, Linda Meador, Megan Miller, Melanie Parker, Penny Patton, Judy Razor, Lindsey Reum, Sandy Rutherford, Deb Schmidt, Pam Schmittler, Teresa Strine, Connie Taylor, Mark Taylor, Jennifer Wilcox and Brenda Wise.
Citizens State Bank also recognized employees with a service ring who have reached anniversary milestones with the company which include (pictured above): Margaret Lincoln, Deborah Schmidt and Susan Shelton for 25 Years, Brian Bess, Ruth Ann Curtis and Cris Clevenger (not pictured) for 20 Years, Tammy Criswell, Kathy Denney, Don Dick, Julie Dollarhide, Kristy Inman, Terri Long, Delmy Mantor, Gene Marsh, Melanie Parker, Marcia Schuler and Angi Saunders for 15 Years, Jenifer Cagle, Alan Goebel and Brian Lane for 10 Years, and Josh Becker, Alexa Chamberlin, Samantha Ellis, Dorothy Johnson, Leisa King, Julie Lacy, Deanne Land, Patty Miller, Mark Taylor and Ann Wood for 5 Years.
Also, previously recognized was Michelle Hurst from Town Financial for 30 Years, Sherry Small from Bank Computer Services for 20 Years and Sandra Saucedo from Pacesetter Financial Services for 5 Years.
Citizens State Bank is a fourth generation family owned bank based in New Castle and employs over 150 people in its twelve east-central Indiana locations. Citizens State Bank can be reached at 888-529-5450 or at www.citizensstatebankindiana.com.