Manitowoc's Bank First National names president, CEO

Author: Mendoza College

MANITOWOC Michael Molepske was appointed chief executive officer, and David Diedrich as president of Bank First National of Manitowoc.

The pair will succeed Thomas Bare, who will retire as president and director of the bank on Dec. 31.

Molepske joined the bank in 2005 as regional president and executive officer. A native of Manitowoc, he received a master's in business administration from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Diedrich joined the bank in 2007 as senior vice president-business banker and executive officer. He received a master's degree in business administration from the University of Notre Dame.

First Manitowoc Bancorp has 15 offices in Manitowoc, Brown, Calumet and Sheboygan counties and assets of $769 million.