First National Bank officially converted to MidWestOne

Discover Muscatine Staff
Discover Muscatine Staff
The Staff at Discover Muscatine features talented designers, writers, proofreaders, editors, and other specialists dedicated to bringing Muscatine County the very best local news available.

Muscatine Living

MUSCATINE, Iowa–First National Bank of Muscatine has officially converted to MidWestOne Bank effective Sept. 12. This merger broadens MidWestOne’s banking footprint in its home state of Iowa and creates an exciting new future in Muscatine.

As First National Bank becomes MidWestOne Bank, President and Chief Executive Officer Debra Lins steps down from her post, and with nearly 40 years of banking experience in Muscatine, M. Wayne Johanson becomes MidWestOne Bank Muscatine Market President to lead the team forward.

According to MidWestOne President, Chief Operating Officer, and Interim Chief Executive Officer Len Devaisher, “we are so pleased to have Wayne Johanson leading the expansion of our franchise into Muscatine as the market president. His knowledge of the community and the team combined with his over 35 years of experience position us well to continue to earn our customers’ trust and support a thriving Muscatine.”

Said Johanson, “our same quality and talented staff will continue to help with all of your banking needs, now just as we have in the past with additional enhanced and new products.”

Johanson also commented, “as part of the merger agreement, Iowa First Bancshares Corporation, the parent company of First National Bank, has made a $250,000 contribution to the MidWestOne Foundation to provide financial support for the arts, education, wellness, recreation, and civic services. This gift will help support our local communities into the future.”

Latest News

MUSCOM to start video streaming from 911 callers

Muscatine, Iowa- The Muscatine County Joint Communications Center (MUSCOM) is excited to announce the launch of Prepared Live in...

More Articles Like This

Muscatine Today

MTS- Brandon is here to talk about Fat Cat

Today on the show Scott Schultz from Impact Fitness and Nutrition is here to talk about more healthy fitness tips. Then if you are looking to get your car cleaned up from the winter listen to today's show to learn about a business in town that can help you with that and more..... Thank you to our show sponsors: Harpers Cycling and Fitness, Beckey Insurance, Muscatine Power and Water, RIVO Plumbing and Heating, ImpactLife Blood Center, Lutheran Living, Toyota of Muscatine, Impact Fitness and Nutrition, Sun Tan City Muscatine, Real Estate Resource Associates, UnityPoint Health Trinity Muscatine and Hy-Vee Muscatine #muscatinetodayshow #goodmorningmuscatine #KindnessIsFree

DMSN Broadcasts

Manta Rays Swim

Join us as the Muskie Boys Basketball team hosts the North Scott Lancers! Watch Your Way: DiscoverMuscatine.com Discover Muscatine Facebook Discover Muscatine YouTube DiscoverMuskie Twitter Muscatine Power and Water Cable Channel 3 Brought to you by Muscatine Power and Water, Muscatine Lawn and Power, Hy-Vee, Bayer of Muscatine, First National Bank of Muscatine, Affordable Metal Manufacturing, Eastern Iowa Power Washers, Arty’s Ice Cream and Grill, Rivo Plumbing and Heating, Riots and Rebelle’s Salon, Bickford Senior Living, Let’s Eat, Muscatine Community Y and the Youth Sports Foundation. #DMSN #MuskieSports #Muscatine #MuskieSchools #basketball #prephoops #prepbasketball

Talk of the Town

Chasing the American Dream!

I've always been an idea guy. I love sitting around a table, brainstorming with a group, and talking things through. This includes people considering...

Muscatine Area News

MUSCOM to start video streaming from 911 callers

Muscatine, Iowa- The Muscatine County Joint Communications Center (MUSCOM) is excited to announce the launch of Prepared Live in our dispatch center. Built by...