Liberty - New DirectorsMonday, August 15, 2005
Liberty Bank, N.A. elects three new Directors
Twinsburg-based community bank expands Board
August 15, 2005; Twinsburg, Ohio - Twinsburg-based Liberty Bank, N.A.today announced the election of the following three new Directors to its Board: Charles A. Clemens, Esq.; Ann M. Hawkins, J.D., C.P.A.; and Joseph D. Miceli. The election took place at the bank's Annual Meeting of Shareholders held on July 19, 2005, announced William A. Valerian, Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer of Liberty Bank, N.A. The directors will serve until the Bank's 2006 Annual Meeting of Shareholders.
Charles A. Clemens, Esq.has been an Executive-in-Residence in the Department of Management and Marketing of the Boler School of Business at John Carroll University since 2001. From 1968 to his retirement in 1998, Mr. Clemens held various management positions at the international consulting firm of Watson Wyatt & Company. He resides in Gates Mills.
Ann Marie Hawkins, J.D., C.P.A. is currently a shareholder/director of Hawkins and Company, L.P.A., a Cleveland law firm and a partner in Edward C. Hawkins & Co., Ltd., a Cleveland certified public accounting firm. Ms. Hawkins is also a director of several privately held companies including manufacturing, construction, health and beauty products and distribution businesses. She serves as a Trustee for several Cleveland area non-profit organizations. A resident of South Euclid, she is also a member of the Cleveland Chapter of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Joseph D. Micelihas been the Chief Executive Officer of Miceli Dairy Products Company since 1980. Mr. Miceli is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Northern Ohio Italian Americans (NOIA), a member of the Board of Directors of Urban Community School and Benedictine High School, and a member of Legatus. He is a resident of Gates Mills.
The Twinsburg-based community bank serves local consumers and privately held businesses with sales of up to $25 million. The company specializes in providing innovative financing and cash management services together with competitive rates and personalized customer service.
ABOUT LIBERTY BANK, N.A.
Founded in 1990, Liberty Bank, N.A. is a full-service community financial institution with assets of $78 million as of June 30, 2005. With branch offices in Beachwood, Solon and Twinsburg, the independently owned bank serves local consumers and privately held businesses with sales of up to $25 million. Liberty Bank specializes in providing innovative financing and cash management services for commercial customers together with competitive rates and a high level of personalized customer service.
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