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First Commonwealth Bank Welcomes Two New Senior SBA Business Development Officers in Ohio

Columbus, OH (May 20, 2022) – First Commonwealth Bank is proud to announce two new hires to their SBA Development Team in Ohio. Bill Markley and Andre’ Joiner are both joining as Senior Small Business Administration (SBA) Development Officers. Bill will be covering the Cincinnati metropolitan region and Andre’ will be covering the Dayton metropolitan region. 

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Bill Markley
Andre Joiner
Andre' Joiner

Bill is joining First Commonwealth after serving in various roles with Huntington Bank the past nearly eight years and Andre’ most recently served in an SBA role with Peoples Bank. Both gentlemen will be responsible for commercial lending growth in their regions by capitalizing on his strong track record and relationships in the commercial lending arena.

“I’m very excited to have both Bill and Andre’ join First Commonwealth’s SBA Team,” stated Jeff Rosen, Consumer and Small Business Lending Executive for First Commonwealth Bank. “We are making strong inroads with SBA lending in Ohio and with these two gentlemen joining our team, I fully expect us to continue to see marked growth.

In 2021 First Commonwealth Bank announced its ranking as a top five SBA lender in Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati as well as its ranking as the #1 SBA lender in Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania. 

Bill has attended both Thomas More University and the University of Cincinnati focusing on business management, finance and real estate. He resides in Montgomery, Ohio with his wife Brandy and their two children. In addition to his lending roles, Bill has owned and operated multiple small businesses throughout his career.

Andre’ resides in Beavercreek with his wife Lisa, and is a state board member and serves as chair elect for the Miami Valley Chapter active volunteer of Prevent Blindness of Ohio. He attended the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee where his focus was business management.


About First Commonwealth Financial Corporation

First Commonwealth Financial Corporation (NYSE: FCF), headquartered in Indiana, Pennsylvania, is a financial services company with 118 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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