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Logan M. Pichel

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President & CEO, Republic Bank & Trust Company

Logan Pichel joined Republic Bank in May of 2020 as President and added the roles of Chief Executive Officer and Republic Bank and Republic Bancorp, Inc. Director in October of 2021. Republic Bank, established in 1982, has over $6b in assets and 45 banking centers in Kentucky, Indiana, Tennessee, Ohio, and Florida. Republic Bank was recognized for the seventh time in 2023 as one of the “Best Places to Work in Kentucky,” and was named as one of Newsweek’s 2022 America’s Best Banks. Republic prides itself on being a values driven organization and investing in the communities where it operates through community development efforts and its associates volunteer work.

Prior to joining Republic, Pichel worked at Regions Bank, one of the nation’s largest consumer and commercial banks, for 15 years where he held various leadership positions in Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Operations, Consumer Lending and Mortgage. Prior to his time at Regions, Pichel held leadership roles at several other banks, and started his career in finance at General Motors. Logan earned a Bachelor of Finance from Ohio Northern University and an MBA in Business Administration from the University of Michigan.

Logan and his wife, Kristin are originally from Michigan and have 3 adult children who live in Tennessee, Michigan, and Louisville.