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David Trautman

Chairman & CEO

Nothing energizes me more than helping people.

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


  • C&I Financing
  • Commercial Loans
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Construction Loans
  • Equipment Financing
  • Lines of Credit
  • Merger/Acquisition Financing
In the banking industry and working for Park National Bank since 1983
Main Office Building with new Park National Bank sign
Main Office
50 North 3rd Street
Newark, OH 43055
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