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Dan DeLawder

Chairman, Executive Committee

In the banking industry since 1971


  • BS Ed., cum laude
    Ohio University, Athens
  • ABA
    Kellogg Chief Executive Officer Management Program, Northwestern University

Work Experience

  • 1998 - Chief Executive Officer for The Park National Bank and Park National Corporation
  • 2005 to present - Chairman for Park National Corporation, Director and President
  • 2014 - Chairman and Chairman of the Executive Committee for The Park National Bank and Park National Corporation.


  • The Legend Magazine Man of the Year Award, 1994
  • Fuerst Award for Outstanding Community Leader by the Hills of Ohio Chapter of the National Society of Fund Raising Executives, 1997
  • Newark High School Distinguished Service Award. 1998
  • Heath High School Alumni Lifetime Achievement Award, 1999
  • Boy Scouts of America Silver Beaver Award, 2001
  • Boy Scouts of America Distinguished Eagle Scout Award, 2003
  • Rotary Bravo Award, 2004
  • Ohio Cancer Research Association/John W. Alford Memorial Grand Illusions Honoree, 2005
  • Financial Executives International Central Ohio CEO of the Year, 2005
  • Community Hero Award by Licking County Board of Realtors, 2006
  • Licking Memorial Development Council Lifetime Achievement Award, 2009
  • Par Excellence Learning Academy Helping Hands Award, 2011
  • American Red Cross Heroes Award, 2011
  • John Alford Community Service Award (Licking County Chamber of Commerce), 2018
  • St. Paul de Vincent Society Community Service Award, 2018
  • Paddy Kutz Community Mental Health Award, Business category, 2018
  • Truck One & Affiliated Companies, Director 2000-present
  • Medical Benefits Mutual Life Insurance Company, Director 1991-present
  • American Bankers Council, member 2004-present
  • Newark Rotary Club, member 1992-present
  • Newark Campus Development Fund, Trustee 1999-present; Treasurer 2009-present
  • Salvation Army Advisory Board, member 2003-present; Finance and Nominating Committees
  • The Works Center of Science and Industry, Board of Trustees, Chairman 2001-07; Treasurer 2008-present; Finance Committee 2007-present


Our convenient ATMs provide a quick and easy way to do your banking, including making a deposit, transferring money, paying a loan, getting cash and much more. Simply insert your card and go through the easy-to-follow prompts on the screen. It’s a simple, safe and secure way to get your banking done!


Drive Thru

Our drive-thru locations provide you the opportunity to make deposits, pay a loan, transfer money, get cash and more, all without leaving your car.


Night drop

Our night drop is an easy way to utilize contactless delivery, and it can be used for deposits and loan payments. Include a deposit slip and your payment information in an envelope and place it the night drop slot, and an associate will take care of it the next business day. It is a simple, safe and secure way to make a deposit or payment.

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