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First National Bank announces promotions and staff changes

First National Bank of Bellevue

BELLEVUE – Dean Miller, president and CEO of First National Bank, has announced the following promotions and staffing changes to the bank:

Kyann Hay

Kyann Hay will be taking on the role of branch manager as the current manager, Vickie Smith moves to a fully dedicated consumer lender and residential mortgage originator covering the Clyde and Fremont offices. Hay has been with the bank as a customer service representative in the Bellevue location since 2017. She has four years of banking experience and strong customer service skills. Hay resides in Bellevue.

“Kyann has demonstrated strong leadership and solid customer service skills that translate into the epitome of community banking,” said Miller.

Sarah Shade

Sarah Shade has accepted the position of accounting clerk in the Bellevue office. She joined the bank over 1 year ago as a customer service representative. Shade has her bachelor’s degree in business administration from Kent State University. She lives in Willard.

“Sarah has been able to learn the frontline aspect of community banking and will now be able to transfer her education and experience into additional support in our accounting department” said Miller.

First National Bank is an independent Community Bank formed in 1875 and is located in Bellevue, Clyde, Fremont, Port Clinton, Catawba, Sandusky and Put-in-Bay.

Laura Schlachter is marketing officer for First National Bank, 120 North St., Bellevue, 419-483-2664,