Community Involvement

Liberty Bank employees are active in their communities


Bill Valerian, Liberty Bank CEO...  serves as Chairman of the Cleveland Institute of Art's Board of Directors

Cleveland Institute of Art is one of the nation's leading accredited independent colleges of art and design. For more than 130 years, the college has been an educational cornerstone in Cleveland, Ohio, and produces graduates competitive as studio artists, designers, photographers, contemporary craftsmen, and educators.

 With approximately 550 students, CIA offers a personal educational experience with the benefits of a larger institution. Students choose from 15 majors and live and work in Cleveland’s University Circle, one of the country’s most unique cultural centers – recently named by Forbes Magazine as one of the ten prettiest communities in the country. 

Clevealand Institute of Art


Chris Smerglia, EVP Commercial Banking volunteers his time with the John Carroll University's

Muldoon Center for Entrepreneurs.

The Entrepreneurs Association (EA) is a unique resource for John Carroll students. The EA is a business association of 200 members, 80% of whom are principal shareholders of a private company that is at least 5 years old and has a minimum of $1 million in revenue. The average EA company has revenues over $16 million.

 John Carroll University


Craig Reay, EVP Commercial Credit volunteers his time with Habitat For Humanity.