Paul M. Thompson​

Vice Chair


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Thompson is a banking consultant, specializing in the mortgage banking space.  He spent 23 years as President and CEO at First Federal in Newark before retiring and beginning his consulting work.  Thompson has more than 38 years of banking experience. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business (Finance) from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.​

Some of his community/industry organizations include:

  • Licking Memorial Hospital (Newark, OH), Board of Directors
  • Newark Campus Development Fund (Newark, OH), Board of Trustees
  • Newark Rotary Club (Newark, OH)
  • Licking County Chamber of Commerce (Newark, OH), Past Chairman
  • Midland Theatre (Newark, OH), Past President
  • American Bankers Association (Washington, DC), Mortgage Markets Committee
  • American Bankers Association (Washington, DC), Mutual Institutions Council
  • Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (Washington, DC), Mutual Institutions Advisory Committee
  • Ohio Bankers League (Columbus, OH), Past Chairman, Board of Directors
  • Ohio Bankers League (Columbus, OH), Government Relations Council, Past Chairman