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David Trautman

Chairman & CEO

In the banking industry and working for Park National Bank since 1983

“Nothing energizes me more than helping people.”

Specialties

  • C&I Financing
  • Commercial Loans
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Construction Loans
  • Equipment Financing
  • Lines of Credit
  • Merger/Acquisition Financing

Office Location

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics
    Duke University
  • MBA
    The Ohio State University
  • Stonier Graduate School of Banking
    University of Wisconsin

Work Experience

  • 1983 - Began career as a Management Associate at the PNB Main Office in July and became Columbus Office's Commercial Loan Interviewer in October
  • 1984 - Columbus Commercial Loans Administraive Assistant then Assistant Loan Officer
  • 1986 - Loan Officer and Manager of the Park National Bank, Columbus Office
  • 1991 - Assistant Vice President
  • 1993 - Vice President
  • 1997 - President of First-Knox National Bank in Mount Vernon, Ohio
  • 2002 - Elected Executive Vice President and Director of Park National Bank
  • 2002 - Appointed Secretary of Park National Corporation
  • 2005 - Elected President and Director of Park National Corporation and President of Park National Bank
  • 2014 - Elected Chief Executive Officer of Park National Corporation, remained President and Director of Park Natioanl Corporation and President of Park National Bank
  • 2019 - Elected Chairman of Park National Corporation, remains Chief Executive Officer of Park National Bank and Park National Corporation

Involvement

  • Dawes Arboretum; Trustee from 2006 to present; Treasurer from 2007 – present
  • Licking County Foundation; Council of Advisors Committee member; 2017 – present
  • Newark Development Partners; Newark Vision Plan Steering Committee member; 2017 - present
  • A Call to College; Celebrity Reader volunteer; 2009 to present

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