Community First Bank of Indiana Announces New Downtown Branch Manager

June 5, 2023 – Community First Bank of Indiana Announces New Downtown Branch Manager 

After 9 years as the Downtown Kokomo Branch Manager of Community First Bank (CFB), Tracy Brown has accepted the new role of Treasury Management Sales Officer effective May 15. Tracy will continue to work out of the bank’s main office at 201 W. Sycamore St. in Kokomo but will shift her focus to providing businesses with solutions to optimize their financial operations.

She shared, “I’m excited for this opportunity to continue to grow professionally at CFB. This new role will allow me to reach out to businesses who may not have a relationship with the bank yet and introduce them to our helpful customer service and top-notch products to optimize cash flow, increase efficiency, manage information, and reduce financial risk.”

Tracy has 18 years of banking experience and has been with CFB since 2008. She currently serves as the Vice President of the Literacy Coalition’s board of directors, as well as Vice President of the Kokomo Community Development Corporation’s board of directors. To learn more about the bank’s Treasury Management products, visit

As part of this transition, Ryan Pettit will step into the role of Downtown Kokomo Branch Manager. Ryan has been with CFB since 2021 and brings 19 years of banking experience to the team. Most recently acting as Branch Manager in the bank’s Hamilton and Marion County markets, he is looking forward to returning to work in the city he calls home.

Ryan takes pride in building lasting relationships with his clients and working with them to achieve their unique financial goals. “I seek to bring value to each client’s financial well-being by giving personal attention. Being a part of a local bank that believes in providing exceptional financial products and outstanding customer service like Community First Bank gives me the opportunity to do this,” said Ryan.

About the bank: Community First Bank (CFB) was chartered in 2003 in Kokomo, Indiana and is committed to keeping outstanding customer service, local decision-making, and relationship-building at its core. The locally owned and operated bank currently has branches in Indianapolis, Kokomo, Westfield, and Noblesville. CFB has been named as one of the Best Places to Work in Indiana for 8 consecutive years by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce. Additional information can be found at MEMBER FDIC, Equal Housing Lender

Tracy Brown, Treasury Management Sales Officer
Downtown Kokomo 

Ryan Pettit, Branch Manager
Downtown Kokomo