Timothy W. Grooms, Controller


Tim attended Northern Kentucky University, earning a Bachelor's of Organizational Studies with a concentration in Industrial Labor Relations and an Associate of Applied Science. Tim joined First State Bank in 2002, is a Certified Community Bank Internal Auditor (CCBIA) and has over ten years of banking experience involving deposits, lending, operations, audit, and compliance. As Controller, Tim's responsibilities include deposit operations, compliance, and audit functions of the bank.


Tim serves on the Ohio Bankers League Next Generation Advisory Board and participates in several community groups including the Peebles Church of Christ and the Peebles Food Pantry. In his free time, Tim enjoys hunting, fishing, playing music, and spending time with his family.