Meet Our Lenders

Farmers Trust & Savings Bank (NMLS #478145) is a community bank working for you, the consumer, the local business owner, or the farm operator.  We work individually with our customers, giving us insight and understanding of your borrowing needs, your cash flow needs, your operating requirements and business management.

Our loan officers have the experience, knowledge and professionalism to help you succeed.  They are experts in helping you use financial leverage for you benefit.  They can offer you the convenience of fast, efficient loan decisions on a local level and the flexibility to meet with you on your schedule.

Jeffrey J. Parks
Senior Vice President & Chief Loan Officer
NMLS #869948

David J. Volkens
Vice President & Business Development Officer
NMLS #481101

Grayson J. Jones
Executive Vice President
NMLS #1546747

Michael L. Julius
Assistant Vice President
NMLS #1547069

Jeff Parks, Senior Vice President and Chief Loan Officer, joined Farmers Trust in 2018. Jeff has 34 years of prior lending and Bank management experience. Jeff is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Platteville and received an MBA degree from Baker College.

Dave Volkens, Vice President and Business Development Officer, joined Farmers Trust in 1999 after serving as president of another Williamsburg bank for 14 years.  Dave also has several years of experience working with the agriculture industry as a loan officer at the Production Credit Association.  Dave is a graduate of Iowa State University and the Wisconsin Graduate School of Banking.

Grayson Jones, Executive Vice President, joined Farmers Trust in 2013 and has worked in all areas of the Bank with a focus now on lending.  Grayson is a lifelong Williamsburg resident.  Grayson received his bachelor's degree from the University of Northern Iowa, an Executive MBA degree from the University of Iowa and is a graduate of the Iowa School of Banking.

Mike Julius, Assistant Vice President and Retail Services Officer, joined Farmers Trust in 2011.  Mike has five years of commercial and consumer lending experience with another Iowa community bank prior to joining Farmers Trust.  Mike is a graduate of Iowa State University and has participated in various Iowa Bankers Association lending schools.