Stillman Valley Commercial Lenders
Thomas R. Hughes
Tom serves as the President & COO of the bank. With over 28 years of experience in all aspects of banking, Tom currently specializes in agricultural and commercial lending. He earned his degree in Agribusiness from University of Wisconsin-Platteville and his MBA from Lewis University. He is also a graduate of the Graduate School of Banking in Madison, WI.
Tom has been very active in the community throughout his career. He currently serves as a Board Member for the Ogle County Habitat for Humanity and as a member of the capital campaign committee for Rock River Center, Inc. In the past, Tom served as a Board Member for the Ogle County Fair Association and the Oregon Chamber of Commerce. He also has served as Chairperson for the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life (Ogle West).
Bryan L. Markham
Bryan began his career at Stillman Bank in 2000 and currently serves as Vice President. He is a graduate of the University of Dubuque where he earned his Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and Finance.
Originally from Stillman Valley, Bryan now resides in Byron. He is an active member of the Byron Chamber of Commerce and currently serves as the President of the Board of Directors for the chamber. Bryan is also the Treasurer for the Byron School District’s Foundation and a member of the Byron Kiwanis Club.