JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: HWBK), the parent company of Hawthorn
Bank, announced today that Frank E. Burkhead has been appointed to the
Company’s board of directors.
"Frank has extraordinary financial and business expertise, and we are
fortunate to have a director of this caliber join our organization,"
said David T. Turner, Chairman, CEO & President of Hawthorn Bancsharesand Hawthorn Bank. "Frank has an excellent reputation and has displayed
professionalism throughout his distinguished career.”
Burkhead is President of Burkhead Wealth Management and the CPA firm,
Burkhead & Associates, LLC located in Jefferson City, MO.
“I am honored to join Hawthorn Bancshares’ board and work with this
exceptional team. Hawthorn has been a strong bank in Missouri since 1865
and I look forward to sharing my experiences and contributing to the
future direction and growth of this organization,” Burkhead said.
Burkhead is a graduate of Lincoln University, Jefferson City, MO with a
bachelors of science degree in accounting.
In addition to Burkhead, Hawthorn Bancshares’ board of directors include
Chairman, CEO & President David T. Turner, Charles G. Dudenhoeffer, Jr.,
Philip D. Freeman, Kevin L. Riley, James E. Smith and Gus S. Wetzel, II.
The Company’s advisory directorate is composed of Harold G. Butzer,
David R. Goller, James R. Loyd and Julius F. Wall.
About Hawthorn Bancshares
Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc., a financial-bank holding company
headquartered in Jefferson City, Missouri, is the parent company of
Hawthorn Bank of Jefferson City, Missouri with additional Missouri
locations in Lee's Summit, Springfield, Branson, Independence, Liberty,
Raymore, Columbia, Clinton, Windsor, Collins, Osceola, Warsaw, Belton,
Drexel, Harrisonville, California, and St. Robert.
Statements made in this press release that suggest Hawthorn
Bancshares' or management's intentions, hopes, beliefs, expectations, or
predictions of the future include "forward-looking statements" within
the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934,
as amended.It is important to note that actual results could
differ materially from those projected in such forward-looking
statements.Additional information concerning factors that could
cause actual results to differ materially from those projected in such
forward-looking statements is contained from time to time in the
company's quarterly and annual reports filed with the Securities and
Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc.
Kathleen Bruegenhemke, 573-761-6100
Vice President, Investor Relations
Source: Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc.