Shelbyville Daily Union

February 26, 2013

Lockart promoted to VP at 1st Federal

Shelbyville Daily Union

---- — The Board of Directors of First Federal of Central Illinois is pleased to announce that Brett Lockart has been promoted to the position of Vice President effective January 1, 2013.

Lockart joined First Federal in March, 2011 as a Loan Officer working primarily in the area of Commercial Lending. CEO Tadd Brachbill stated that “having only begun marketing our Commercial Loans in April of 2011, the Board of Directors is very pleased that First Federal has become a major provider of Commercial Loans in such a short time.” “Brett has played a major role in our success and we are recognizing his contribution with this well-deserved promotion.” Brett, Mary, and their 4 children live in Charleston.

First Federal of Central Illinois is a $100 Million, 5-star rated financial institution with offices in Shelbyville, Charleston and Windsor. First Federal is a major provider of account services, commercial loans, consumer loans and mortgage loans in the communities they serve. The current Board of Directors are Tadd Brachbill, Richard (Dutch) Firnhaber, Mark Hutti, Ron Pierce, James Schrock, Mike Stanfield, & Paul Van Deursen.