Bank of Hillsboro President and CEO Misty Borrowman announced the hiring of Brian Jones to serve as the vice president, commercial loan officer for the bank’s Edwardsville branch located at 2496 Troy Road.
Jones, who has 14 years of banking experience, specializes in commercial real estate, equipment financing, working capital lines of credit, and municipal lending. Jones will work to develop and expand commercial relationships for the Edwardsville branch.
“We’re proud to add Brian to our commercial lending team in Edwardsville,” said Senior Vice President and Regional Manager Mike Ward. “His work ethic, knowledge, and true commitment to the community make him a great asset to our bank and our customers.”
Jones has been married to his wife, Jennifer, for 24 years and has three children. Having lived in Edwardsville for more than two decades, he is a member of the Silver Creek and Edwardsville Rotary, Edwardsville Knights of Columbus, Granite City Breakfast Ministry and the St. Boniface Finance Council.
“What attracted me to Bank of Hillsboro is the fact that it is a community bank, serving my neighbors in a community that I am deeply invested in,” said Jones. “One of the things that makes our community so great is the outstanding local businesses. I’m looking forward to using my expertise in commercial lending to help entrepreneurs continue to grow and thrive.”
Bank of Hillsboro is a 150-year-old bank committed to supporting local communities and helping customers meet their financial needs. The bank is headquartered in Hillsboro, Illinois and has 11 additional locations in Alhambra, Altamont, Carlyle, Edwardsville, Effingham, Greenville, Highland, Keyesport, Pana, Staunton and Vandalia. More information about Bank of Hillsboro can be found at www.bankhillsboro.com or by calling (618) 656-5804.