Fort Mitchell, KY – Central Bank Chairman, President and CEO, Luther Deaton, Jr., has announced that Steven Gillespie has joined Central Bank as Vice President, Retail Banking Officer for the Fort Mitchell location.

Mr. Gillespie brings 32 years of banking experience to his new role as retail banking officer. He is a graduate of Northern Kentucky University, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in marketing and his master’s in business administration. Steven also attended the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Louisville. An active member of the community, he is an adjunct professor for the finance department at NKU, and also serves as president of the Kenton County Rotary Club.

Central Bank is headquartered in Lexington, KY. With more than 100,000 customers throughout Kentucky, Central Bank serves consumers and businesses with full-service banking, investment, mortgage, insurance and wealth management services, all provided locally.  Central Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of Central Bancshares, Inc. that operates 26 banking offices and 36 ATMs in Boone, Clark, Fayette, Jefferson, Jessamine, Kenton, Madison, and Scott counties.  Central Bancshares is the holding company for Central Bank & Trust Co., Central Bank of Jefferson County, Central Insurance Services and Central Investment Center. Central Bank was recently honored by the American Banker as one of the Best Banks to Work For in America and as a Best Place to Work in Kentucky.

Steve Gillespie. Central Bank. Lexington, KY 3-27-17. (c) 2017 Photo by Bill Straus.