First Bankers Trustshares, Inc. (“The Company”) announced on October 3, 2022 that Melinda Boyer has been appointed Board Secretary of The Company and First Bankers Trust Company, N.A. ("First Bankers"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Company.

In this role, Boyer will be responsible for managing the minutes for The Company board meetings and First Bankers meetings.  She will continue in her current duties as SVP for Human Resources and as a member of the Executive Committee of First Bankers.

Allen W. Shafer, President and CEO of First Bankers, said. “Since joining FBTC in 2019, Mindy has made a significant impact to our company.  She helped navigate our company through the pandemic, improved our performance management, upgraded our benefits and expanded the training and development of our employees.”

Steve Siebers has previously served for over four decades as Board Secretary.  Siebers will continue to serve as a Board member of The Company.


About First Bankers Trustshares, Inc.

First Bankers Trustshares, Inc. is a bank holding company owning First Bankers Trust Company, N.A. The Company was incorporated on August 25, 1988, and is headquartered in Quincy, Ill. First Bankers Trustshares, Inc. is a publicly held company whose common stock is traded over-the-counter under the symbol FBTT. For more information, visit   


About First Bankers Trust Company, N.A.:
Headquartered in Quincy, Ill., First Bankers Trust Company, N.A., a wholly-owned subsidiary of First Bankers Trustshares, Inc., is a community-oriented commercial bank offering a variety of financial services to meet the needs of the communities it serves, including personal banking, residential mortgage loans, consumer loans, small business loan and agricultural loans. The bank has branch locations in Quincy, Macomb, Mendon, Carthage, Rushville, and Springfield, Illinois as well as a Loan Production office in O’Fallon, Illinois. It is the largest bank in Adams County. For more information, visit