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National Bank has announced the recent hire of Ben Eberwein as commercial/ag loan officer for its Highland branch.

eberwein benHe comes to National Bank after nine years of banking in the city of Highland, holding roles as a personal banker, loan officer and the last four years as a branch manager.

“Ben is a great addition to the Highland Team,” Senior Lending Officer Justin Holderread said. “Ben involves himself in the very fabric of the Highland community and his high level of engagement has helped him hit the ground running in his new position with National Bank.”

Eberwein grew up in Alma, Kan., working for his family’s farming operation. Accepting a wrestling scholarship, he attended McKendree University earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. While attending McKendree, he met his wife Jami who was there on a golf scholarship after graduating from Highland High School.

He serves on both the Optimist and Rotary boards, is an Ambassador for the Highland Chamber of Commerce, and a past Highland Jaycee president and Schweizerfest chairman. He lives in Highland with his wife and two kids and enjoys golf, attending Cardinal games and watching K-State Football.

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