Stifel Bank & Trust Profile

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Many of our clients have come to Stifel Bank through our St. Louis presence. Others have come to us through the nationwide network of Stifel Financial Advisors and Stifel relationships. For all clients we strive to provide white glove service, innovative products, and sound banking solutions.

Stifel Bank implements technology to further our abilities to deliver products and solutions effectively and efficiently. Technology will not replace the human side of banking. Our products are delivered in a personally engaging environment of compassionate professionals. Staying connected with our clients means understanding their unique needs and delivering the singular solutions that answer each client's call. Stifel Bank has an unwavering commitment to financial strength and soundness.

Stifel Bank & Trust was organized in 2001 and Chartered in 2002 as FirstService Bank in Crestwood, Missouri. The bank became part of the Stifel Financial Corp. family in April 2007. The strength of Stifel Financial Corp. provides Stifel Bank the opportunity to grow in partnership with our colleagues at Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated.

Our Stifel Bank & Trust Leadership Team

Christopher K. Reichert,
Chief Executive Officer

John Haffenreffer,
President, Chief Risk Officer

John Barringer,
Chief Financial Officer

Craig Thornton,
Executive Vice President, Chief Investment Officer

Zach Abeles,
General Counsel

Suzy Agin,
Senior Vice President, Community Development

Emily Callahan,
Senior Vice President, Banking Operations

Beth Hyser,
Senior Vice President, Marketing Director

Denise Stead,
Senior Vice President, Compliance


John Phillips,
Executive Vice President, Commercial Lending

Christian Bugyis,
Senior Vice President, Commercial Lending

Ray Cooper,
Senior Vice President, Credit Risk Analysis

Colin Lessard,
Senior Vice President, Private Bank Lending

Jeff Rombach,
Senior Vice President, Commercial Real Estate Lending

Juli Van Hook,
Senior Vice President, Sponsor Finance

Danna Vendetti,
Senior Vice President, Commercial Loan Operations

Blake Zimmerman,
Senior Vice President, Securities Based Lending


Jerry Thompson,
Executive Vice President, Lending Operations

Mark Della Camera,
Executive Vice President, Loan Administration

Charlie Hillemann,
Executive Vice President, Mortgage Banking

Dave Hopper,
Executive Vice President, Mortgage Banking

Dave Rashet,
Executive Vice President, Mortgage Banking

Keith Roberts,
Senior Vice President, Mortgage