MR. JACK H. SHIPMANMr. Jack H. Shipman, President and Chief Operating Officer, Great Financial Bank.A native of Robinson, Illinois, Mr. Shipman received his bachelor's degree in business administration from Florida Southern College.
Following formal education, he
chose to enter the banking industry.Mr. Shipman's career led him to a 20 year tenure with Liberty National Bancorp, during which he served as the head of retail banking operations.
It was his
responsibility to develop, implement, and respond to the increasing need to automate and upgrade the services offered by Liberty Bank
. In 1995, Mr. Shipman was appointed President and Chief Operating officer of Great Financial Bank, FSB, and Executive VP for Great Financial Corporation.His responsibilities included overseeing the day-to-day community banking activities for the company, among other duties. An active member of the business community, Mr. Shipman was involved in the American Banker's Association (ABA), and the Consumer Banker's Association, and served on both organizations' board of directors.His
community involvement included a seat on the board of the Multiple Sclerosis Society
and chairman of the American Red Cross
ACCEPT credit counseling program.