Meet the Staff

Ed Sullivan - CEO - NMLS # 1024970

Ed is a 1980 graduate of Truman State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Technology and Business Administration. He is also a graduate of the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin. Ed joined State Bank of Bussey in December 2010. His main roles include overseeing bank operations and procedures at all three locations, but he also specializes in investment property lending, commercial lending, agricultural lending, and consumer lending.

Kim - President

Kim is the second generation owner and President of this family owned and operated business. Kim graduated from the University of Iowa with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in 1969. He has been employed at the State Bank of Bussey since 1962.

Jaci - Executive VP/Cashier

Jaci serves as the bank's Cashier and also takes part in many of the administrative duties of bank management. She has been employed with the State Bank of Bussey since 1979.

Denise - vp/Assistant Cashier

Denise has been employed with the State Bank of Bussey since 1993. She is our Assistant Cashier and mainly works at the Bussey office. Her expertise is focused primarily on bank processing, but Denise is also our Accounts Payable Specialist and Debit Card Specialist.

Linda - Office Manager

Linda has been employed as the Lovilia Office Manager since 1998 and came to us with an additional 10 years of banking experience. She specializes in customer service and the handling of all customer needs at the Lovilia Office. You will also see her face in our Bussey office in the afternoons.

Brook - Executive VP

Brook is the third generation family member to be employed with the State Bank of Bussey, starting employment in 2000.  In addition to his bank duties, Brook is a firefighter/paramedic with the city of Johnston.

Sylvia - Assistant vp/loan officer

Sylvia has been employed with State Bank of Bussey since March 2006, starting as a teller and has grown into an ag loan officer in the Oskaloosa office.  Sylvia is a 2015 Buena Vista University graduate with a Bachelors degree in Banking and Finance, and a 2018 graduate of Iowa Bankers Association Ag Credit School.

Vanessa szlachetka - VP/Residential RE Loan Officer - NMLS # 410604

Vanessa is a 2002 graduate of Ellsworth Community College with an Associate degree in Business Administration. She is also a 2012 graduate from the Iowa Bankers Association Consumer Credit School. She has been employed with the State Bank of Bussey since April 2006 and specializes in consumer and residential real estate lending.

Dawn - Controller

Dawn is a 2002 graduate of William Penn University with a Bachelors degree in Accounting, and is a Certified Banking Cybersecurity Manager (CBCM).  She is also a 2019 Graduate School of Banking Technology School alumni.  She has been in banking since 1997, starting as a part-time teller. Dawn has been employed with the State Bank of Bussey since 2007, and in involved in many areas of the bank.

Lindsey - ELECTRONIC BANKING SPECIALIST/Personal Banker

Lindsey has been with State Bank of Bussey since May 2013. In addition to processing transactions and helping with new accounts, Lindsey specializes in handling all the debit card and online banking questions in the Bussey branch.

Katie - personal banker

Katie has been in customer service since 2009, and joined State Bank of Bussey in 2017.  She is well versed in most customer service needs, and is one of the main faces customers will see when coming to the Oskaloosa office.  Katie is eager to learn and grow in her career with State Bank Of Bussey.

Amanda nelson - REAL ESTATE LOAN ASSISTANT nmls # 1520889

Amanda is a 2001 graduate of AIB College of Business. She has been in banking since 1998, with most of her career being within real estate lending. You will see Amanda in multiple areas of the bank whether it be assisting the loan department or helping out the teller line.

jami- personal banker

Jami joined State Bank of Bussey in 2018, and came with 4 years of banking experience.  You will see Jami on the teller line and in bookkeeping at the Bussey office.  Jami is excited to continue her career with State Bank of Bussey.

Kelsey - personal banker

Kelsey is our newest State Bank of Bussey employee, starting in the Oskaloosa office in December 2019.  Kelsey has been in customer service since 2007, and has 3 years of college accounting knowledge.  Kelsey looks forward to helping you with your deposit needs.