Officers & Directors

Officers & Directors

Board Directors

William H. Dery, M.D.
William H. Dery, M.D.
Physician, Mid-Michigan Medical Center - Midland
William H. Dery, M.D. William H. Dery, M.D. was appointed as a Director of the Bank and the Corporation in April 2009. Dr. Dery is a retired Associate Director of the Midland Family Medicine Residency Program at Mid-Michigan Medical Center in Midland, Michigan. Mr. Dery’s medical background provides a unique perspective on the Compensation Committee, which deals with employee benefits and in loan deliberations regarding loans to professionals. Mr. Dery’s father, grandfather and great grandfather all previously served as directors of the Bank.
Randy D. Hicks, M.D.
Randy D. Hicks, M.D.
President, Regional Medical Imaging
Randy D. Hicks, M.D. Randy D. Hicks, M.D. was appointed as a Director of the Bank and the Corporation in August 2011. Dr. Hicks is the Founder and President of Regional Medical Imaging P.C. Dr. Hicks provides substantial financial and analytical perspective to the analysis of Corporation and Bank performance. Dr. Hicks provides the board with a unique perspective as a successful business owner and has been involved in various commercial real estate ventures throughout his career.
Ronald L. Justice
Ronald L. Justice
President & CEO, Fentura® and The State Bank
Ronald L. Justice Ronald L. Justice was appointed to the Board of Directors of the Bank in February 2011 and to the Corporation’s Board effective April 2012. Mr. Justice is President and CEO of the Corporation and the Bank. Mr. Justice has served in various capacities in his career with the Corporation, which began in 1985, including Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Retail Officer and President and Director of two former subsidiary banks.
Steven T. Krause
Steven T. Krause
Owner & President, Best Storage
Steven T. Krause Steven T. Krause was appointed a Director of the Corporation and the Bank in October 2013. Mr. Krause had previously served as an advisory board member for The State Bank in the Livingston County market. Mr. Krause is owner and President of Best Storage, Inc. and is also the owner and adviser of Controlled Magnetics, Inc. Mr. Krause’s real estate investment experience provides unique insight to many lending transactions at the Bank.
Thomas P. McKenney
Thomas P. McKenney
Attorney, McKenney & McKenney
Thomas P. McKenney Thomas P. McKenney has been a Director of the Corporation since 1992 and was a Director of the Bank from 1991 to 2003, serving as Chairman of the Bank’s Board from 2001 to 2003. Mr. McKenney was appointed Chairman of the Board in November 2011. Mr. McKenney was appointed Vice Chairman of the Board in May 2003 and re-appointed to the Bank board in 2009. Mr. McKenney is an accomplished and experienced attorney with a private practice located in Holly, Michigan. He provides a unique legal and negotiating perspective to board deliberations, and his experience with estate planning assists him in his role as head of the Bank’s Trust Committee.
Brian P. Petty
Brian P. Petty
President, Fenton Glass Service Inc.
Brian P. Petty Brian P. Petty was reappointed a Director of the Corporation in September 2002. Mr. Petty previously served as a Director of the Corporation from March of 1995 to December of 2000. Mr. Petty has served as a Director of the Bank since January of 1994 and served as Chairman from 2003 to 2009. Mr. Petty was appointed Vice Chairman of the Board in November 2011. Mr. Petty is the owner and President of Fenton Glass Service, Inc., which sells and installs glass for automobile, residential, industrial and specialty uses. Mr. Petty provides the board with a unique perspective as a successful small business owner. He also provides a community perspective having served on numerous boards in the Fenton area.
Ronald K. Rybar
Ronald K. Rybar
President, The Rybar Group
Ronald K. Rybar Ronald K. Rybar was appointed a Director of the Corporation and the Bank in October 2010. Mr. Rybar is founder and President of The Rybar Group, a health care consulting company. Mr. Rybar’s experience in public accounting and hospital finance qualify him to serve as a financial expert and Chairman of the Corporation’s and Bank’s Audit Committees.