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John P. Rigler III

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John P. Rigler III

John P. Rigler III

President & COO

NMLS: 1441440

About John III

John Rigler III is the President and Chief Operating Officer of Peoples Bank. He is the fourth generation to work for the Rigler-family bank since John Rigler founded it in 1937. John III has served as president of Peoples Bank since 2018. Earlier in his career, John III held various positions at three international banks in Chicago and Des Moines. He was born in Des Moines in 1981 and grew up in both the Des Moines area as well as New Hampton, IA. John earned an MBA in Finance from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL as well as a BBA in Real Estate and Finance from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is active in the community having served on the board of Iowa Community Development, the Clive Community Foundation, and the Greene County Development Commission.

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Peoples Bank is a local, family-owned bank in Central Iowa with branches in nine locations - Clive, Waukee, Adel, Guthrie Center, Jefferson, Ogden, Grand Junction, Rippey, and Scranton.

Founded in 1917, Peoples Bank has a long history of serving Iowans with their personal or business banking needs. Our best-in-class technology, competitive products and services, and exceptional and reliable hometown service are the pillars of our 'People First Banking' approach.

Today, Peoples Bank has expertise in banking, home mortgage, insurance, and wealth management with Peoples Financial Center. Our recent industry-leading investment in solar energy and our 100-year history of community investment - through volunteerism, charitable giving, student scholarships, and financial literacy - have made significant contributions to Iowa's environmental well-being and economic growth.

Firmly rooted in Iowa and led with visionary-thinking and innovative banking technologies, Peoples Bank is the unconventional community bank that is ready to assist you with the challenges of today and tomorrow.

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