Wausau, Wis.-based Peoples State Bank hired Jessica Brown, CPA, as senior vice president and CFO.
Brown will also serve as CFO and secretary of Peoples State Bank’s holding company, PSB Holdings, Inc. She has more than 25 years of experience as a CPA, nearly all in banking. Brown, who recently served as CFO for a Wisconsin credit union, has also been a CFO for a Wisconsin community bank and had leadership positions at several large banks. She has been a senior audit manager at a Wisconsin-based CPA firm.
Brown received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in accounting from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
“Jessica’s varied financial experience with both large banks and community financial institutions will be a key asset for Peoples moving forward,” said Scott Cattanach, Peoples State Bank president and CEO. “Throughout her career, she focused on entrepreneurial growth and consistent operational efficiencies. Her background and desire to move customers and communities forward brings Peoples to the next level of financial sophistication.”