The First Citizens National Bank announced the promotion of Kevin C. Smith to Regional President with responsibility for the Marion and northern Delaware County market areas.
Smith, a native of Marion, has been with The First Citizens National Bank for 18 years and has 37 years of banking experience.
A former instructor for the American Institute of Banking, Smith attended The Ohio State University as well as numerous consumer, commercial and agricultural lending schools at Miami University, Ohio University, the University of Oklahoma and Purdue University.
Smith is an active member of several Chambers of Commerce, including the Delaware Area Chamber of Commerce where The First Citizens National Bank was recently recognized as the Chamber’s Large Business of the Year; the Marion Area Chamber of Commerce where Smith serves as a Chamber Ambassador and the Greater Powell Area and Dublin Chambers of Commerce.
Smith is a former 4-H advisor and former member of the Marion 4-H Advisory Council, and is a founding member and treasurer of the Elgin Alumni Association.
The First Citizens National Bank was established in 1860 and is the fifth oldest, locally owned, nationally chartered bank in the nation. The main office is located at 100 N. Sandusky Ave., Upper Sandusky, with branch banking centers in Carey, Nevada, Wharton, Dunkirk, Marion and Powell.