Ashley Lutz and Travis Smith were appointed as Commercial Banking Officers for FCBank, President Jenny Saunders announced recently. As Commercial Banking Officers, both Ms. Lutz and Mr. Smith are responsible for developing relationships with commercial customers to support their efforts to meet the vast financial needs and goals of their businesses.
Mr. Smith will serve the commercial clients in Bucyrus and surrounding communities, while Ms. Lutz will focus on the agriculture customers in Crawford and Richland counties. Both will work from the Bucyrus office located at 105 Washington Square.
Prior to her promotion, Ms. Lutz was an Agribusiness Banking Assistant. Mr. Smith began his banking career as a Universal Associate in 2006 and has also held the positions of Personal Banker and Portfolio Manager.
“We are pleased to add both Ashley and Travis to our commercial team,” said Ms. Saunders. “Ashley’s unique perspective and experience in agribusiness will provide agricultural customers with the financial expertise specific to their needs. Travis will use his years of banking experience to build customer relationships to ensure quality transactions for commercial clients.”
A native of Lebanon, Ashley graduated from Lebanon High School in 2010 and later attended The Ohio State University where she completed a dual degree in Animal Science and Agricultural Communications with a minor in Agribusiness. She is also a graduate of the Midwest Agriculture Banking School from Purdue University. Ashley is an active member of the Bucyrus Methodist Church, has served on Kiwanis and is a Crawford County Farm Bureau Board Member and local 4-H advisor. She currently resides in Bucyrus with her husband, Matt.
Travis, a lifelong resident of Bucyrus, graduated from Colonel Crawford High School in 2005. He resides with his wife, Kristy, and sons, Carter and Noah.
FCBank, a division of CNB Bank, is a $2.7 billion bank that has been and will continue to be developed in the Columbus area by local business people. The local decision-making provided at FCBank offers a high level of dedication and service to the communities within the Columbus and Central Ohio region.