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 L. Baker

Southwest Region Director
State Bank of Lizton, Brownsburg

Michael L. Baker has been serving as president and CEO of State Bank of Lizton, Brownsburg, since 2012. Previously he served as regional president of First Merchants Bank, NA, and as president and chief executive officer of the Madison Community Bank. Baker serves as president of the Hendricks County Economic Development Partnership. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Ball State University and an MBA from Butler University.