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The Farmers Bank is pleased to announce that Jeff Curts joined the bank on November 8, 2021, as Vice President, Engagement & Development Officer.  

Jeff is a creative and innovative team-builder with a focus on talent development and delivering results. His background includes extensive experience in leadership training, sales development, event planning and corporate communications, while enhancing a company’s client relationships and bottom line. 

He previously worked in a variety of positions, including Marketing Manager, Sales Development Specialist, and Talent Development Manager with First Merchants Bank and most recently, as a Project Manager at First Internet Bank. He received two “Gold Shield” awards during his tenure at First Merchants for outstanding performance. 

Curts is a skilled communication and certified facilitator of Franklin Covey’s “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, trained analyst of the Predictive Index, as well as a practitioner of The Leadership Challenge. He received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Telecommunications from Indiana University in Bloomington, IN. Jeff is a Leadership Academy graduate. He is a published author and active on social media. 

Jeff is an avid sports fan (Chicago Bears and Indiana University) and dog lover (George the Beagle, Kai-Golden Retriever 13 weeks old). He is a supporter of several animal charities including: Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, Golden Retriever Foundation, Hamilton County Humane Society, and Animal Protection League. 

The Farmers Bank is a $775 million asset organization chartered in 1876 with headquarters in Frankfort, IN.  The Farmers Bank is locally owned and operated with 10 banking offices located in Central Indiana providing retail, business, investment & trust services, mortgage, and electronic banking services.  Member FDIC, Equal Housing Lender.