Kevin L. Shivers was selected as president and CEO of the Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers (PACB) in April 2019. Kevin is a certified association executive (CAE) who brings extensive experience in association management, public policy, and advocacy.
Kevin leads PACB’s efforts to deliver programs, services, and advocacy that keep community banks independent, competitive, profitable, and strong.
Kevin has been involved with community banking for nearly his entire life. Kevin was raised in a community-banking household and spent 17 years leading a statewide
small-business organization where he had the opportunity to work closely with PACB members and leadership. Through the years, Kevin partnered with PACB on a variety of privacy, tax, and regulatory issues at the federal and state level.
Before joining PACB as its president and CEO, Kevin served as executive director of the Pennsylvania Medical Society’s Specialty Society Management Services, where he
led a 25-person team that supported over
30 medical-specialty and professional trade associations. Prior to that, he served the Pennsylvania chapter of the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) first as state director and later as executive state director. Before joining NFIB, Kevin served on the personal staff of Pennsylvania governors Tom Ridge and Mark Schweiker.
An active community leader, Kevin was named 2019 Man of the Year by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Central Pennsylvania, raising over $50,000 for cancer research. He serves on the board of directors of the Foundation for Free Enterprise Education and mentors high school students each summer at Pennsylvania Free Enterprise Week (PFEW). Kevin was appointed by Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett in 2010 to the governor’s economic development transition team. He was appointed by Gov. Ed Rendell to serve on the Workers Compensation Advisory Council at the state Department of Labor
and Industry. Kevin also served as a member of the governing board of the Pennsylvania Compensation Rating Bureau (PCRB), and was a founding member of the Pennsylvania Coalition for Civil Justice Reform (PCCJR).
At PACB, we have a great staff in place to serve you, your bank, or your organization!
TRICIA FLEISHER WILLHIDE
Director of Education and Events
Tricia Willhide joined PACB in June of 2023
to serve as the association's Director of Education and Events.
Tricia organizes and manages the Association's educational programming and member events, including PACB's major annual convention. She is responsible for curriculum development, and reviewing and vetting speakers and presenters who serve as subject matter experts providing banking information and insight to our growing membership.
Prior to joining PACB, Tricia served as the principal and managing director of The Barn at Little Buffalo, LLC in Newport, PA, as well directing meetings and exhibits as a consulting partner.
Her background includes serving as a meetings and exhibits coordinator for a national association engaged in community health care.