“I am very pleased to have been appointed to serve on the West Bank Board. After recently retiring from a 43-year career in finance and accounting, primarily in the banking industry, I desire to continue to use my business background and experience to assist a growing, dynamic company” said Schuler. “I have observed with great respect and admiration the accomplishments of West Bank over many years.”
“We are excited to have Mr. Schuler join our board and look forward to his contributions,” said West Bank Chairman and CEO Dave Nelson. “His experience and expertise will be an asset to the bank.”
Steven T. Schuler served as an executive officer of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines (FHLB) from September 2006 through his retirement from the FHLB in January 2017. Schuler had management responsibility for accounting and financial reporting, planning and budgeting, treasury and capital markets, information technology, facilities administration, and business process management. Prior to joining the FHLB, Mr. Schuler served in various accounting and financial management positions in the commercial banking and wireless technology industries. Throughout his career, Mr. Schuler has served on the boards of various non-profit, public service, and industry association organizations.