New Mexico: Prince Named Executive Vice President, Head of Commercial Banking at Heartland Financial USA

On December 3, Dubuque, Iowa-based Heartland Financial USA Inc. announced that it has named David Prince executive vice president, head of commercial banking. He will join the company’s executive leadership team and report to Bruce Lee, president and CEO. Heartland Financial’s footprint includes offices in New Mexico (New Mexico Bank & Trust), Arizona (Arizona Bank & Trust) and Texas (FirstBank & Trust). In May 2018, the company acquired FirstBank Lubbock Bancshares Inc., its 11th community bank charter.

Prince has served in leadership roles at National City, GE Capital and, most recently, Associated Bank. He holds a BA degree in economics from Allegheny College in Pennsylvania and an MBA degree in banking and finance from Case Western Reserve University’s Weatherhead School of Management in Cleveland.

“Commercial banking at Heartland Bank continues to expand, providing great opportunity for us to service businesses of all sizes,” Prince says.

Heartland Financial USA Inc. is a diversified financial services company with assets exceeding $11.3 billion. The company currently has 122 banking locations serving 91 communities in Iowa, Illinois, Wisconsin, New Mexico, Arizona, Montana, Colorado, Minnesota, Kansas, Missouri, Texas and California.

Published in Bankers Digest December 17, 2018