Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland names new Advisory Council Members

 

The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland announced the following appointments to its Community Bank and Business Advisory Councils. All appointments are for three-year terms.

Community Bank Advisory Council

Marlene K. Barkheimer, President and Chief Executive Officer, Farmers State Bank, West Salem, Ohio

Charles K. Graham, President and Chief Executive Officer, Progressive Bank, N.A., Wheeling, West Virginia

(Mr.) Dorsey G. Hall, II, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Somerset National Bank, Somerset, Kentucky

(Mr.) Dallas C. Hipple, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Mars National Bank, Mars, Pennsylvania

(Mr.) G. W. Holden, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Farmers Citizens Bank, Bucyrus, Ohio

(Mr.) Orval H. Homan, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer, Minster Bank, Minster, Ohio

Edward J. McKeon, President and Chief Executive Officer, Western Reserve Bank, Medina, Ohio

Charles G. Urtin, President and Chief Executive Officer, Irwin Bank and Trust Company, Irwin, Pennsylvania

The Community Bank Advisory Council meets three times a year with Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Jerry Jordan and other Bank officials. The Council was formed in 1985 to help inform the Cleveland Fed about issues of interest and concern to community bankers in the Fourth Federal Reserve District.

Business Advisory Council

Barbara A. Bissett, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Bissett Steel Company, Valley View, Ohio

R. Douglas Cowan, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Davey Tree Expert Company, Kent, Ohio

D. Michael Hartley, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Standard Bent Glass Corporation, Butler, Pennsylvania

John M. Kahl, Chief Executive Officer, Manco, Inc., Avon, Ohio

(Mr.) P. C. Miller, President and Chief Executive Officer, Duramax Marine, Inc., Middlefield, Ohio

The Business Advisory Council meets three times a year with Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Jerry Jordan and other Bank officials. The Council was established in 1985 to provide a forum for discussion of economic conditions and their effects on business in the Fourth Federal Reserve District.

Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland is one of twelve regional Reserve Banks that, along with the Board of Governors in Washington, D.C., comprise the Federal Reserve System. As the nation's central bank, the Federal Reserve System formulates U.S. monetary policy, supervises bank holding companies and certain commercial banks, and provides banking services to financial institutions and to the U.S. government.

The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, including its branch offices in Cincinnati and Pittsburgh, and serves the Fourth Federal Reserve District, which includes Ohio, western Pennsylvania, eastern Kentucky, and the northern panhandle of West Virginia.