First Community Financial Bank has appointed Greg Schaefer as its new senior vice president and market president in Plainfield. “Greg brings 34 years of experience in commercial banking and relationship management to First Community and is very well known in the Joliet and Plainfield communities,” said Roy Thygesen, CEO of First Community Financial Bank. After earning a BS degree from the University of Illinois at Champaign/Urbana in 1979,
Schaefer went on to study at the Independent Bankers School at SIU Carbondale and the American Bankers Association Commercial Lending School in Norman, Oklahoma. He has been actively involved in the Plainfield Lions Club for many years and has served the club as Treasurer for the past 4 years. He has served on the Village of Plainfield Advisory Task Force on Economic Development since its formation in 2010.