Commerce Bank is proud to announce the appointment of Luke Yaeger to the Indiana Bankers Association board for 2019. Luke will serve as a director for the Southwest Region of the IBA. The IBA’s mission is to advocate for and sustain an environment in which banks can succeed. They also provide exemplary service to members as the premier state bank trade association in the country.
Yaeger has over 15 years of experience in banking and civic involvement. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business management from Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, TN where he also graduated from the President’s Emerging Leaders Program. He also holds a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Southern Indiana in Evansville, IN. Mr. Yaeger is also a graduate of Louisiana State University’s Graduate School of Banking in Baton Rouge, LA.
He was part of the founding associates of Commerce Bank in 2006. In August of 2014 he was promoted to his current position of President and CEO of Commerce Bank.