IBA Mission, Vision, Values

Our mission: To advocate for and sustain an environment in which banks can succeed.

Our vision: To provide exemplary service to members as the premier state bank trade association in the country.

Our values: In fulfilling our mission, we will:

  • Maintain the highest ethics, integrity and respect for others;
  • Serve with professionalism, innovation and resourcefulness;
  • Instill passion, positive attitude and enthusiasm;
  • Remain mindful that the success of the IBA is judged by the success of its members.

Michael H. Head

Immediate Past Chair
First Federal Savings Bank, Evansville

Michael H. Head is president, chief executive officer and a director of First Federal Savings Bank, Evansville, which he joined in 1980. He has served as a board member of the University of Southern Indiana (USI) Foundation, Deaconess Health System and Habitat for Humanity of Evansville. Head currently is serving on the advisory board of the USI Romain School of Business, the West Side Professional and Business Association and as treasurer of the St. Mary’s Medical Center Foundation board. He also serves as a member of the Independent Community Bankers of America lending committee, and he has served on the board of the Indiana Bankers Association as first vice chair, second vice chair and as a southwest region director. Head earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern Indiana and an MBA from the University of Evansville.