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 S. Zahn

Northeast Region Director
First Federal Savings Bank, Huntington

Michael S. Zahn is president and CEO of First Federal Savings Bank, Huntington. He joined the bank in 1996, and was named president in 2005 and CEO in 2011. He is a member of the boards of directors of the Huntington County Economic Development and the Huntington University Foundation. Additionally he is past chair of the United Way of Huntington Capital Campaign, the Bowen Center, the Optimist Club, Parkview Huntington YMCA, Huntington County Junior Achievement, Huntington County Chamber of Commerce and Lime City Economic Development. Zahn earned an undergraduate degree from Indiana University and an MBA from the University of Notre Dame.