First Commonwealth names Nathan Culp as
Regional CRA Officer in Pennsylvania
Indiana, PA (January 23, 2023) –First Commonwealth Bank has announced that Nathan Culp has recently been promoted to the position of Regional Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Officer for the Bank’s Pittsburgh region. Nathan has been with First Commonwealth for 18 years, serving in various retail and small business lending roles, most recently as Small Business Underwriter with a specialty in Community Development underwriting.
As the Regional CRA Officer, Nathan will lead the execution and delivery of First Commonwealth’s Community Development Banking strategy and product offerings in the counties of Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Lawrence, Washington and Westmoreland. This includes working with developers, not-for-profits, community organizations, real estate professionals, and the faith community to leverage critical resources to support affordable housing, economic development, and neighborhood revitalization.
“I am humbled by the opportunity to build lasting partnerships throughout Pittsburgh region that will focus on helping to deliver on our mission of improving the financial lives of our neighbors and communities specifically to those who have historically been underserved,” offered Nathan. “It is meaningful work and I look forward to being able to help and support those already making a difference.”
During the COVID-19 pandemic, First Commonwealth Bank was recognized publicly by Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland for its assistance working with minority businesses in securing funding through federal programs. Nathan was instrumental and spearheaded a majority of those efforts on behalf of the bank.
“Through his tenured career here, Nathan has shown both a passion and ability for assisting diverse businesses and organizations with their unique financing needs,” stated Evan Zuverink, Corporate CRA Officer for First Commonwealth. “He is a natural fit for this position and I’m excited for the work he will do with our existing community partners to grow opportunities and cultivate new relationships with meaningful organizations across our Pittsburgh communities.”
Nathan graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration, Finance and Marketing. He also earned a certificate in Banking and Commercial Lending from the PA Bankers Association. He is involved with Autism Connection of PA and serves on the loan review board of the Regional Development Funding Corporation. Nathan resides in the Forest Hills neighborhood of Pittsburgh with his wife Heather and two sons, Oliver and Owen.
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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