McNew to head SFC Bank

Monte McNew
Rob Fulp

Rob Fulp, CEO of SFC Bank in Springfield, Mo., is retiring after almost a decade with the company. Current SFC Bank President Monte McNew has also been named CEO.

McNew has been in his current role since 2014 and has a bachelor’s degree in finance and an MBA from Missouri State University, Springfield. He currently serves as a board member for Lost & Found Grief Center, Hickory Hills Country Club and Care to Learn. 

“Rob has been a large part of SFC’s success over the years and we wish him the best in retirement,” said Larry Helling, CEO of the bank’s holding company QCR Holdings. “Monte steps in as president and CEO at a time when the bank is performing very well and in a strong position for future growth in the area. Under his leadership, we know our clients will continue to experience the exceptional service they’ve come to expect at SFC.”

Fulp has a 40-year career in banking in the Springfield area, beginning with Aurora Bank.

The $5.9 billion QCR operates three other charters: Quad City Bank & Trust Company, based in Bettendorf, Iowa; Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust Company, based in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Community State Bank, based in Ankeny, Iowa.