Tony has worked in the financial industry for over 30 years, becoming President and CEO of Peoples State Bank in 2014. A lifelong resident of Perry County, he is a strong believer in giving back to the community he serves by volunteering time for many fundraisers and local events. He contributes to several boards and committees including the Ohio Bankers League, Perry County Community Improvement Corp., Allwell Behavioral Health, and Southern Perry Academic Endowment Fund. He is a graduate of Miller High School, Urbana University and the Graduate School of Banking, Madison Wisconsin. He is a parishioner of St. Patrick Church, Junction City and enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf, and watching the Buckeyes and Bengals when not at work.
Ronald (Ron) D. Cooley joined the Peoples State Bank in April 2021 as the Chief Credit Officer and Executive Vice President. Ron’s years of banking experience will contribute to the continued success and growth of the Peoples State Bank, a true community bank. Ron and his wife, Marilyn, live in New Lexington and enjoy being a part of a great community. Ron enjoys home improvement projects, motorcycle riding and ballroom dancing.