Ryan A. McCurley, President
Ryan A. McCurley is the president of Peoples First Savings Bank in Mason, Ohio. Ryan has spent more than 18 years with Peoples First, moving up the ranks, learning and growing along the way. With his leadership, Peoples First has maintained its position as a rock solid, full-service banking institution. Under his direction, the bank has excelled in providing customers with a rich and personal experience-one that puts people first. Peoples First Savings Bank serves residents and businesses primarily in Warren, Butler and Hamilton counties.
Ryan works at the main office of Peoples First Savings Bank in Mason, Ohio. Deeply connected to the city and its people, he grew up in the Mason community, attended Wright State University, and is a past President and Board Member of the Mason Kiwanis Club.
Ryan, his wife Teresa, their children Casie, Kristen and grandson Lane have resided in Springboro, Ohio since 2005. Ryan has refereed local high school basketball for 26 years and high school football for 16 years.
When discussing his position at Peoples First, Ryan says, “I see first-hand how the majority of people want to live responsibly and be a part of the ‘American Dream.’ My faith in our community’s future grows every day.”
Call Ryan at 513.398.1040
Donna Thorman, Vice President
Donna Thorman joined the Peoples First Savings Bank team in July 2006 as a Business Development Representative/Mortgage Loan Originator. Ms. Thorman strongly believes in the Bank’s team approach and supported related efforts, at both the Morrow and Mason locations. Her commitment and dedication to Peoples First, along with her talent for employee and community relations, was quickly recognized and rewarded. She became the Bank’s Vice President in 2008.
Ms. Thorman has been recognized as a multi-year Five Star Mortgage Professional (Cincinnati Magazine).
Donna has extensive experience working with builders and their clients for construction loans. "Our construction/perm product, I feel, is absolutely one of the best. Our attention to detail up front and our turnaround time on draws, helps to keep the project moving smoothly."
She truly enjoys her work. “One of the highlights of my position is being able to help someone get into a new home, it is a special privilege to work with first-time home buyers and to help them to realize their dreams.’”
Along with her lending responsibilities, Ms. Thorman continues to be responsible for Marketing and Business Development. She had also worked extensively in Human Resources at the bank.
She is also very active in the community. In 2016 Ms. Thorman was honored as 'A Women Of Influence' awarded by Venue/Leed Magazine. She serves on the Board of Directors of The Dragonfly Foundation since its inception in August of 2010. She has co-chaired the annual Gala several years and is on the committee for The Landing 3.0, working to build a permanent home for The Dragonfly Foundation. Ms. Thorman had served as a Vice President on the board for the Little Miami Area Chamber for several years.
Anyone who knows Ms. Thorman knows that she delights in spending time with her family, especially her granddaughter, Zuzu. Stop in to see her at the Mason branch and she will be sure to share some recent photos!
Call Donna at 513.398.1040
Doug Koepfle, Vice President Commercial Lending
Doug Koepfle, Client Manager / Commercial Banking, oversees product sales for Peoples First Savings Bank Business Banking Team. He joins Peoples with more than 20 years of banking and financial services experience. Prior to joining Peoples, Doug was in Business Banking for a large Regional Bank, and brings a vast knowledge of financial management for a wide spectrum of businesses.
“I was excited to join Peoples First in 2012 and be a part of its growing focus on the needs of the business community. Aligning lending with a full suite of business banking products positions Peoples as a lending leader in Southwest Ohio,” stated Doug.
Doug a lifelong Warren County resident and Mason High School graduate received his Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Ohio University and Associates from Rio Grande College where he played baseball. Doug and his wife Tammy live in Maineville with their three children. Doug is a member of the Rotary Club of Mason and active with Kings Youth sports.
Call Doug at 513.398.1040
Bill Federle, Client Manager
Bill Federle, Client Manager / Consumer and Commercial Banking at Peoples First, works with clients in building bank relationships. Bill has over 38 years of banking experience, all in the Mason community, assisting both consumers and business clients with their lending and banking needs.
Bill has a wide range of banking experience and puts his client’s interest first. “I enjoy working with clients exploring their banking options and helping them in reaching their financial goals.”
Bill grew up in Mason, graduated from Mason High School and earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from the University of Cincinnati. He is a current member and a past President of the Mason Kiwanis Club. Over the years he has served as a Board member on a variety of scholarship and community events. He enjoys golf and cycling, riding each year in the Multiple Sclerosis 150 mile fund raising event. Bill and his wife Sherri live in Mason and follow the Mason Comets sports teams.
Call Bill at 513.398.1040
Russell Kling, Residential Lending
Russell Kling has been assisting home buyers and home owners in Southwestern OH since 1984. Russell has the mortgage knowledge and lending expertise with all types of home loan products tailored to meet our customers’ financial needs. Joining Peoples First Savings Bank was a natural fit for Russell as we offer the most competitive mortgage rates, lower closing costs and superior customer service in the market.
Russell is committed to moving his clients from contract to closing quickly, correctly and on time. He approaches each client as it they are his only customer- giving them the personal attention that has become the hallmark of Peoples First.
If you are looking to purchase a new home, build your dream home or refinance your current mortgage in Butler, Warren or Hamilton Counties, call Russell to discuss your options before you begin your new home search.
Call Russell at 513.701.9156
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