First National Bank of Michigan Appoints Board Member
July 24, 2019
Source: Deb Lang
Job Title: Director of Marketing
KALAMAZOO, MI-Kalamazoo based First National Bank of Michigan appointed David G. Echelbarger to its Board of
Directors. Mr. Echelbarger is a Shareholder and the Managing Partner at Echelbarger, Himebaugh, Tamm & Co., P.C. (EHTC) based in Grand Rapids. Echelbarger first joined EHTC in 1987 as a tax intern and after graduating from Aquinas College in 1988 with a Bachelors of Business Administration in Accounting, he worked in the Accounting and Auditing department while developing EHTC's Technology Solutions division. In 2012, he earned the Charter Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation, a global designation for CPAs working in business and government.
Echelbarger is responsible for the vision and direction of EHTC. As the leader of the firm's management team, David has a significant role in managing the operations and business development at EHTC. In addition to his extensive tax and accounting experience, David has over 24 years of experience in technology consulting and implementation. He specialized in the development and implementation of automated accounting and finance systems in the areas of distribution, manufacturing, construction, professional services and non-profit organizations
“David’s business insight, coupled with his entrepreneurial and leadership skills make him a great addition to our board,” said Daniel Bitzer, President & CEO of First National Bank of Michigan. “We are pleased that David has accepted a position on our Board, he will serve on the Information Technology Steering committee. We look forward to working with him, as his professional experiences will contribute immensely to the future of our Bank.”