2013 Sunflower Bank Employee Promotions
Salina, Kansas – Sunflower Bank, NA announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the following promotions and officer elections effective February 7, 2013.
Travis Fleming – President – Leeton, MO
Fleming joined Sunflower Bank through the bank’s acquisition 3 years ago. He serves the lending needs of area businesses and residents and leads efforts to help grow and preserve the local community.
Sue Niernberger – Senior Vice President
Joining Sunflower Bank nearly 23 years ago, Niernberger has served in a number of administrative, training and sales roles. She currently serves as Director of Retail Sales, leading the regional markets through coaching, and commercial and retail business development.
Rich Gottschalk – Vice President
Gottschalk joined Sunflower Bank 5 years ago and came to the bank with significant credit experience. He is instrumental in developing many of the tools to support commercial lenders and credit analysts in the markets.
Twila Karmann – Vice President
Karmann, who has been with the bank 19 years, is instrumental in Sunflower Bank’s development of customer-friendly deposit and loan products and ensuring the bank meets regulatory requirements. She is a member of the bank’s marketing team and is also active in product and promotion training.
Christopher Chlumsky – Assistant Vice President
Chlumsky moved to the marketing area of the bank in early 2013 after serving 4 years in deposit operations and as an Items Processing supervisor. He currently supports the bank’s marketing efforts as a market analyst and data manager.
Cherise Hughes – Assistant Vice President
Hughes began her career with Sunflower Bank 15 years ago working in the deposit operations and IT areas. Since joining the HR Department, Hughes has focused on compensation and benefits management and maintaining sound vendor relationships.