MARIETTA, Ohio — Peoples Bank, National Association (Peoples Bank) has promoted Tyler J. Wilcox to president of Peoples Insurance Agency.
Peoples Insurance Agency is a full-service independent insurance agency providing commercial and personal insurance solutions. As president of Peoples Insurance, Wilcox is responsible for providing leadership, and directing the activities of the organization which include sales management and partnership with Peoples Bank’s full array of financial services.
Wilcox joined Peoples in the legal department in 2008 as associate counsel.
It was there he began working with management and the human resources team on employment related issues. In 2011, he joined the HR team as director of compensation and benefits and next was appointed director of HR in 2012. In 2013, Wilcox was promoted to senior vice president, director of human resources.
“Tyler has worked as a true business partner and leader over the past seven years. His broad experience with all of our businesses, his legal background, and his commitment to our employees and customers will be a valuable addition to our insurance team,” said Chuck Sulerzyski, Peoples Bank President & CEO. “Tyler has tremendous energy and dedication, and I am confident that he will do a great job in his new position.”
Wilcox earned a bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University and a Juris Doctor from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. He is licensed to practice law in Ohio and is a member of the Ohio Banker’s League Human Resources Advisory Group and Ohio State Bar Association Employment Law Council. He and his wife, Holly, reside in Marietta with their three children.