(Pekin, Illinois) During Herget Bank's annual meeting on February 8th, Tom Hornstein, the President and Chief Operating Officer for Excalibur Seasoning Company, Ltd., was elected to the Bank’s Board of Directors.
A graduate of Bradley University, Hornstein holds an Executive Master’s degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences from Illinois State University. He brings insight from his experience in business and as an active member of the community to his new role on the Board.
Hornstein is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Pekin Chamber of Commerce, Pekin Insurance Companies and Pekin United Way. In addition, he serves on the Board of Trustees for Peoria Notre Dame High School and is actively involved with St. Jude’s VIP Fundraiser.
The Board also re-elected the following members: Terry O. Tosi, M.D., Senior Partner – Pekin Pediatric Center; J.R. Bagley, Partner – Bagley & Miller Attorneys; Scott W. Bandy, Owner/Operator – McDonald’s; Mack Cakora, President & CEO – Tazewell Machine Works Inc.; Brian Dennison, Dealer Operator – Ray Dennison Chevrolet, Inc.; D. Neale Hanley II, Funeral Director – Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes, LLC; A. Richard Kriegsman, President – Kriegsman Transfer Co.; Daniel R. McNally, President – Central Illinois Freight Handling; Ronald H. Miller, Managing Director – Prisma Advisors, LLC; Gordon M. Walker, Chairman of the Board & CEO – Pekin Insurance Companies; and Charles R. Schermerhorn, President & CEO – Herget Bank, N.A.; along with Director Emeritus: Sylvan L. Franklin.