First National Bank and Trust announces promotions

First National Bank and Trust (FNBT) announced the promotion of three individuals in the cash management, commercial, and wealth management departments as approved at a recent board meeting.

Julie Miller has been promoted to vice president, cash management officer. She brings over 40 years of banking experience to First National Bank and Trust, with 20 years dedicated to cash management. As a cash management offi­cer, Miller is responsible for analyzing commercial deposit relationships, sales and servicing of cash management services and working with commercial clients to ­find solutions for their business needs. Miller is based at FNBT’s Monroe branch.

Fran Sorenson has been promoted to trust officer. In this role, Sorenson administers trust, agency, custody and IRA accounts. She also has oversight of trust tax for the wealth management team, including tax systems, tax preparation and processes. She joined FNBT in 2014 with 13 years of tax preparation experience. Sorenson is based at FNBT’s Grand Avenue office in Beloit.

Sharon Stien joined FNBT in 2006, and has been promoted to senior commercial sales administrator and officer. In this role, she is responsible for providing support to the commercial banking team and is responsible for the ongoing training of all commercial sales assistants. Stien is based at FNBT’s Grand Avenue office in Beloit.