First National Bank of Omaha (FNBO, has announced that it has promoted Nathan McKown to managing director of commercial banking.

“I am pleased to announce this welldeserved promotion,” said Regional Vice President of Commercial Banking Kevin Thompson. “Nathan continues to be a great asset to FNBO and to our customers and clients who are working toward achieving their financial goals.”

McKown will lead a team of relationship managers in providing business customers with advice and value. He will be responsible for overseeing the teams working with businesses in Lincoln, Beatrice, and the Omaha metro area. McKown has been in Corporate Banking since 2006. He joined FNBO in May of 2014 as a relationship manager in the Commercial Banking group for the Lincoln market. He later moved to Specialty Banking in 2017.

McKown holds a Bachelor of Science in Math and Economics from Doane College and an MBA from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He is a member of RMA.

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