Drust to head Lockmore
new role after serving as a director on the board for more than three years .
‘‘To be able to give back to our community is very important to myself and my family,’’ he said.
‘‘We love this region and want to see it prosper. The board and staff team at Lockmore Financial Services have done incredible work to support this for almost 13 years now and I am privileged to be adding to that as a director.
‘‘To be able to offer strategic direction, financial sustainability and ongoing support for community growth is crucial as I step into this chair role.’’
Senior branch manager Tracie Kyne said she was thrilled with the appointment.
‘‘To be able to have someone of Brad’s calibre as chair of our Community Bank board is very exciting,’’ she said.
‘‘This will provide the board and staff, and in turn the shareholders and customers, with great direction.
‘‘It is a challenging time in banking at present with low interest rates and low bank margins. We want to continue to give back profits to our community and Brad’s skill and knowledge during this time will be invaluable.’’
The board wanted to acknowledge