DUBUQUE, IA— Jeffrey Mozena, President and CEO of Premier Bank, is pleased to announce the following promotions:

Molly Valaskey has been promoted to Vice President, Retail Sales and Delivery. In her new role, Valaskey will be responsible for data analysis, customer experience and sales training. Valaskey previously served as Assistant Vice President, Retail Banking. Molly joined Premier Bank in 2008 as a personal banker/teller and has shown strong, effective management and training skills. Prior to joining Premier, Valaskey was a personal banker with US Bank. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Apparel Merchandising, Design and Production from Iowa State University. 

Karen Cavanagh has been promoted to Branch Manager at Premier Bank’s Northwest Arterial location. In this capacity, Cavanagh is responsible for the day to day operations at that office. She has demonstrated a strong and forward-thinking understanding of the financial industry and provides exemplary service to customers. Cavanagh began her career with Premier Bank in 2011 as mortgage loan processor, and then retail banker. Prior to joining Premier Bank, she was employed at Dupaco Community Credit Union, Dubuque, IA. 

For more information please contact Jeffrey Mozena at (563) 588-1000.

Premier is a community bank committed to providing attractive account options with cutting-edge technology while supporting Dubuque’s civic, educational and charitable organizations. Premier Bank has $281 million in assets and three locations in Dubuque.