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Lara DeGroot joins Town and Country Bank

Town and Country Bank has added a new member of the treasury management team, Lara DeGroot.

degroot laraShe serves as assistant vice president, treasury management officer, and manages the treasury management services for commercial customers in the Metro East area.
“We are pleased to welcome Lara to the Town and Country family,” said David Hopkins, executive vice president, Community Bank President in the Metro East market. “The passion she brings to her position will help us continue to grow and provide high-quality service to our customers.”

“My goal is to help find the right balance for a company to keep them running efficiently as possible while maximizing their cash flow with top-of-the-line products and superior customer service – with an emphasis on customer service,” said DeGroot.

She received her bachelor’s degree in communication from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Prior to joining Town and Country, she served as treasury management relationship manager at First Mid Illinois Bank & Trust in Edwardsville.

Lara and her husband, Kyle, have two children, Avery and Preston, and live in Highland.

About Town and Country Bank and Peoples Prosperity Bank

Town and Country Financial Corporation is the parent holding company for Town and Country Bank and Town and Country Banc Mortgage Services, Inc. with offices in Buffalo, Decatur, Edwardsville, Fairview Heights, Jacksonville, Lincoln, Mount Zion, Springfield, Bloomington and Quincy, the latter operating under the name of Peoples Prosperity Bank. Town and Country Financial Corp. shares are quoted under the symbol TWCF. Visit

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