Owensboro, Ky. – Old National Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Wade Jenkins to Western Kentucky Region President. Jenkins replaces Peggy Williams who recently retired from ONB after 42 years of service.
Jenkins, a native of Morganfield, most recently served as Owensboro Market President and has spent nearly his entire career with Old National. He started in 1990, and served as lender in Eddyville and Morganfield. He then served as a Corporate Lender and Relationship Manager in Evansville for 10 years before being promoted to Owensboro Market President in 2013.
Jenkins, is a graduate of the University of Kentucky. He is an active community leader and currently serves as the board chair of the Greater Owensboro Economic Development Corporation. He is past board chair of the Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce. Wade also serves on the boards of the Owensboro Symphony and Owensboro Community & Technical College Foundation.
“Wade Jenkins is an exceptional leader and brings a wealth of experience to this role,” said Old National President and Chief Operating Officer Jim Sandgren. “I’m confident that his energy, expertise and proven leadership will allow us to continue to serve our Western Kentucky communities exceptionally well.”
About Old National Bank
Old National Bancorp (NASDAQ: ONB) is the holding company of Old National Bank. Headquartered in Evansville with $19.5 billion in assets (as of September 30, 2018 and proforma for the KleinBank partnership), it is a top 100 U.S. bank, the largest Indiana-based bank and has been recognized as a World’s Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute for seven consecutive years. For nearly 185 years, Old National has been a community bank committed to building long-term, highly valued relationships with clients. With locations in Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin, Old National provides retail and commercial banking services along with comprehensive wealth management, investment and capital markets services. For information and financial data, please visit Investor Relations at oldnational.com.