First National Bank Names Jack Weeks New Market President in Lincoln
Jack Weeks, Lead Director, Commercial Lending for First National Bank (www.firstnational.com), has been named Lincoln Market President, replacing Richard L. Herink. Herink will continue to serve First National Bank as Market Executive as he begins his leadership role as Chairman of the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
In addition to his responsibilities as Market President, Weeks will continue to focus on developing new relationships and growing existing ones with First National Bank’s key commercial clients in the Lincoln area, while managing the commercial lending team. Weeks joined the bank in 2003 as a Commercial Credit Analyst in Lincoln. He moved to South Dakota in 2006 and served as a Senior Lender for First National Bank. Weeks provided oversight for the South Dakota Commercial and Ag Lending portfolio, while serving as chair of the South Dakota Loan Committee and a member of the company’s Asset Liability Committee (ALCO), as well as a member of the Bank’s Board of Directors. He has served on the First National of Nebraska Credit Policy Committee since 2014.
As Chairman of the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Herink will be traveling the state and to Washington, D.C., spending significant time on legislative initiatives. His service to the Chamber will continue through 2019 as a member of the board’s Executive Committee. In the meantime, Herink will maintain his responsibilities with multiple organizations in the Lincoln area.