The CBAI Department of Governmental Relations continually works to enhance and defend the community banking profession in Springfield and Washington. In concert with the CBAI Committee on Legislation & Regulation and CBAI Committee on Agriculture, the department develops and builds coalitions, political alliances and relationships with farming organizations, independent business associations, and other interest groups to achieve various legislative and regulatory objectives.

Meet the Governmental Relations Team!

Jerry Peck
Senior Vice President Governmental Relations
David Schroeder
Senior Vice President Federal Governmental Relations
Megan Peck
Vice President Governmental Relations
Jessie SchmidtGovernmental Relations Assistant
Kraig Lounsberry
Jerry Cavanaugh
General Counsel
Levette Shade,
Stacy Workman,
Vice President Operations & Communications

Contact Members of the Governmental Relations Team! 


Community Bankers Association of Illinois Legislation and Regulation Committee
David T. StantonPeopleFirst BankJolietChairman
Adam LuechtefeldThe First National Bank of OkawvilleOkawvilleMember
Austin PletschThe Gerber State BankArgentaMember
Bret RobinsonFarmers State Bank of Western IllinoisViolaMember
Brian UryBuena Vista National BankChesterMember
C.L. CummingsTompkins State BankKnoxvilleMember
Charles ColvisBuena Vista National BankChesterMember
Chris PhelpsScott State BankBethanyMember
Colleen HenkelThe First National Bank in AmboyAmboyMember
Dan D. GrahamFlora Bank & TrustFloraMember
David AlbinLongview BankNewmanMember
David RennegarbeThe First National Bank of OkawvilleOkawvilleMember
Deirdra DrakeLongview Community BankMt. PulaskiMember
Delaina ZellersGerman-American State BankGerman ValleyMember
Douglas DoveShelby County State BankSaint LouisMember
Douglas ParrottState Bank of ToulonToulonMember
Gerald C. JohnsonGrand Ridge National BankGrand RidgeMember
Gregg RoeggeRushville State BankRushvilleMember
Jason KnoedlerBank of SpringfieldSpringfieldMember
Jeff LonglettNorth Adams State BankUrsaMember
Jim AshworthCNB Bank & Trust, N.A.CarlinvilleMember
Joe KirkeengFirst Secure Bank and Trust Co.Palos HillsMember
John McCormickEureka Savings BankLa SalleMember
Kevin BeckemeyerLegence BankEldoradoMember
Kristin KingQuad City Bank and Trust Co.DavenportMember
Leticia GansPeopleFirst BankJolietMember
Lori NevellsPrinceville State BankPeoriaMember
Lori PieperCommunity State BankGalvaMember
Mark FieldLiberty BankLibertyMember
Mark RewertsState Bank of ToulonKewaneeMember
Mary Jo HomanFirst National Bank in PinckneyvillePinckneyvilleMember
Matt BeaversFirst National Bank of PanaPanaMember
Matt ClarkFederated BankOnargaMember
Mike DefendCasey State BankCaseyMember
Mike EstesThe Fisher National BankFisherMember
Mike HerzogWashington State BankWashingtonMember
Mitch CoonradtMidAmerica National BankCantonMember
Neal StimpertThe Atlanta National BankAtlantaMember
Olivia BradleyLegence BankEldoradoMember
Reece CopelandFirst National Bank in OlneyOlneyMember
Richard EckertBeardstown Savings, s.b.BeardstownMember
Ryan HeiserThe Fisher National BankMahometMember
Shawn DavisCNB Bank & Trust, N.A.CarlinvilleMember
Sheila BurchamBradford National BankIrvingtonMember
Steven KoehnFirst Community Bank and TrustBeecherMember
Tera BacklundBetter BanksPeoriaMember
Tom MarantzBank of SpringfieldSpringfieldMember
Tracy DownsGerman-American State BankGerman ValleyMember
William WubbenApple River State BankScales MoundMember