Lara DeGroot Joins Town and Country Bank

Town and Country Bank is pleased to announce a new member of the treasury management team, Lara DeGroot.  Lara serves as Assistant Vice President, Treasury Management Officer, and manages the treasury management services for commercial customers in the Metro East area.

“We are pleased to welcome Lara to the Town and Country family,” said David Hopkins, Executive Vice President, Community Bank President in the metro-east market of St. Louis. “The passion she brings to her position will help us continue to grow and provide high-quality service to our customers.”

“My goal is to help find the right balance for a company to keep them running efficiently as possible while maximizing their cash flow with top-of-the-line products and superior customer service – with an emphasis on customer service,” said Lara.

Lara received her bachelor’s degree in communication from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Prior to joining Town and Country, Lara served as Treasury Management Relationship Manager at First Mid Illinois Bank & Trust in Edwardsville.

Lara and her husband, Kyle, have two children, Avery and Preston, and live in Highland, Ill.