Press Release

Tari Book Promoted to Assistant Vice President

Release date: 3/6/2018

Beloit, WI – First National Bank and Trust Company (FNBT) is pleased to announce that Tari Book has been promoted to Assistant Vice President, Loan Operations Systems Manager.

Photo of Tari BookBook began her career with FNBT in 1995 in the Loan Department and has been the Loan Operations Supervisor since 2010. She was promoted to officer in 2013. In her new role, Tari will provide technical support and direction for all software used in the lending process, coordinate the installation and testing of lending system upgrades with the bank’s technology, operations, and frontline team members, as well as monitor the system to ensure a seamless process.

Book was the valedictorian of her high school class and went on to complete several management and industry courses throughout her 27-year banking career, including several certificates through Rockhurst University’s Continuing Education program. Active in the community, Tari is involved with the Leaf River Lions Club, the German Valley Sno-Riders Snowmobile Club, and volunteers with Leaf River’s annual festival, Leaf River Daze.

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 $1.2 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