Merrillville, Ind.-based Centier Bank hired Donald Rome as chief risk officer.
Rome has spent 16 years at other financial institutions, and led the development of programs and teams in financial, credit, strategic, regulatory and operational risk areas.
Rome has an MBA from the University of Montana, Bozeman, and graduated from Pacific Coast Banking School, Bellevue, Wash.
“Operational risk remains elevated in the banking sector, and it’s important to have expert risk management in place to protect clients and prevent the bank from experiencing losses on loans and investments,” Rome said. “I am committed to Centier’s mission, purpose and vision so we can continue to serve our clients and communities for many years to come.”