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Welcoming Payge Tripp as New Manager of Highland Lakes office

Columbus, OH (November 17, 2022) – Payge Tripp has recently been named manager at First Commonwealth Bank’s Highland Lakes office, located at 6156 Highland Lakes Avenue, Westerville, OH 43082. Payge started her banking career while pursuing a Communications and Media Studies Degree from Columbus State College, where she graduated from in 2018. Since then, she has advanced her banking career at JPMorgan, PNC and Fifth Third Banks. 

“In a relatively short period of time Payge has positioned herself as a young professional with a quick upward professional trajectory,” stated Feras Alkhattar, Central Ohio Financial Solutions Area Manager for First Commonwealth. “She will be a tremendous asset to our customers in Westerville.”

In her role as manager of the Highland Lakes office, Payge will lead the effort in building new customer relationships and expanding current relationships to support customer needs in full-service banking, wealth, insurance and trust services. 

“First Commonwealth has been a growing financial institution in Central Ohio for both personal and business banking customers,” said Tripp. “I’m excited to join the team.”

Payge resides in New Albany where she enjoys spending time with her family and reading a good book. In her free time, she loves traveling and exploring new places. Payge is associated with local women in business and chamber of commerce associations.


About First Commonwealth Financial Corporation

First Commonwealth Financial Corporation (NYSE: FCF), headquartered in Indiana, Pennsylvania, is a financial services company with 119 community banking offices in western and central Pennsylvania and throughout Ohio, as well as business banking centers in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Canton, Cincinnati, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. The company also operates mortgage offices in Wexford, Pennsylvania, as well as Hudson and Lewis Center, Ohio. First Commonwealth provides a full range of commercial banking, consumer banking, mortgage, wealth management and insurance products and services through its subsidiaries First Commonwealth Bank and First Commonwealth Insurance Agency. For more information about First Commonwealth or to open an account today, please visit www.fcbanking.com.

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