Heartland Bank is pleased to announce the entry into the Omaha commercial and professional banking market with the addition of Steven R. Knapp to the Heartland leadership team as Regional President.
Knapp will focus on commercial, professional/healthcare and commercial real estate banking relationships in the greater Omaha market.
“We are delighted to have Steve join our team in a senior leadership role. He is a proven, dynamic, and experienced banking leader who has contacts throughout the Omaha and Nebraska markets,” said John Wilkins, Chairman and CEO of Heartland Bank. “He is known for providing outstanding service to customers which is also a hallmark of Heartland Bank. As Steve grows our business in Omaha, we will bring on additional commercial bankers.”
“What I want to do in Omaha for Heartland Bank is to help individuals and businesses achieve their dreams and make a difference in their lives,” said Knapp.
“I’m a Type A person, and I want to be active. I love interaction with other people. So, I decided, I’m going to get back in the game. I look forward to representing a family-based bank that delivers helpful, easy, personal services and products to the marketplace.”
Knapp, also known as “Knapper”, lives in Elkhorn with his wife Donnet. He has three daughters and seven grandchildren. He enjoys golfing, staying active, being around people and, of course, being supportive and involved with his family. Knapp is Chairman of the Board for Outlook Nebraska, Inc., he also serves on the American Red Cross Board of Directors of Omaha Council Bluffs Metro.
Through his 43 years of banking experience, he has developed many personal and professional ties in Omaha and across Nebraska.
Heartland Bank is a family and employee-owned bank based In Geneva, Nebraska. Heartland has 13 locations and approximately $800 million in total assets and was founded in 1899. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender. Learn more at MyHeartland.Bank.