Wednesday, May 23, 2012

South Side Trust & Savings Bank Announces Emma Vandeveer Recieves Women in Leadership of Central Illinois “Woman of the Year” Award

South Side Trust & Savings Bank is pleased to announce Emma Vandeveer, Vice President of Marketing and Sales, has been awarded the Women in Leadership of Central Illinois “Woman of the Year” Award for 2012. 

The Woman of the Year Award provides recognition to a Women In Leadership member who is outstanding in her business profession, in her community service and in her leadership and participation as a Women In Leadership member.  Ms. Vandeveer was introduced with the following quote, “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.  This quote by our 6th President, John Quincy Adams, describes this year’s winner to a T.”  Vandeveer has over 30 years of professional banking experience and is a board member and participant in many civic organizations throughout the Peoria area.

South Side Trust & Savings Bank, a locally owned financial institution since 1922, has $677 million in assets and serves the tri-county area with 13 full service locations in Peoria, East Peoria, West Peoria, Bartonville, Chillicothe, Washington, and Pekin.  South Side Bank owns Mid Illinois Insurance Services, Inc. located at 1524 W. Glen Avenue in Peoria.