Press Release

Ryan Renz Completes Financial Managers School

Release date: 10/12/2018

Beloit, WI - First National Bank and Trust Company (FNBT) is pleased to announce that Ryan Renz, assistant vice president and controller, has successfully completed the Graduate School of Banking’s Financial Managers School in Madison, Wisconsin. The week-long curriculum is designed to provide financial managers of community banks the tools to build a solid foundation in asset/liability management, profitably manage a financial institution’s balance sheet, and develop effective strategies and communication skills.

Renz came to FNBT in 2017 with more than 15 years of banking experience and one year in public accounting. As controller at FNBT, Renz works closely with the bank’s chief financial officer in preparing month-end financial reports, budget reconciliation and review, as well as regulatory reporting. A graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and a master’s degree in business administration, Renz sits on the board of directors for the university’s alumni association, and was a past president and member of the Rotary Club of Indiana-Midday. He volunteers with Upward Sports through Spring Creek Church in Pewaukee, Wisconsin, and recently relocated to Burlington, Wisconsin with his wife, Becky.

First National Bank and Trust Company is a family-owned, community bank headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin. Chartered in 1882, First National Bank and Trust Company now serves nearly 30,000 households in 13 communities and 16 locations in Southern Wisconsin and Northern Illinois with assets of approximately $1.1 billion.  Commitment to full service banking, investments, asset management, exceptional service, and Sound Advice has positioned First National Bank and Trust Company as a Stateline leader in the industry. For additional information, visit