Community Bank Shares of Indiana has appointed Michael Bauer as its new executive vice president and chief credit officer.
Mr Bauer has over 30 years of banking experience. He was previously involved with the Arts Council of Southern Indiana, Southern Indiana Chamber of Commerce, Southern Indiana Economic Development Council, Metro United Way and Indiana University Southeast.
Mr Bauer is a graduate of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston with a bachelor’s degree in finance and earned an MBA at DePaul University in Chicago.
Mr Bauer is a board member and chairman-elect for the Indiana Bankers Association and is a member of the national regulatory review committee for the Independent Community Bankers of America.