PFC - Premier Financial Corp.

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Premier Financial Corp.

601 Clinton Street
Defiance, OH 43512-3272
United States
419 782 5015

Sector(s)Financial Services
Full Time Employees1,112

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Donald P. HilemanExec. Chairman175.23kN/A1953
Mr. Gary M. SmallPres, CEO & Director855.28kN/A1961
Mr. Paul D. Nungester Jr.CFO & Exec. VP463.24kN/A1974
Mr. Varun ChandhokExec. VP and Chief Information & Operations Officer421.43kN/A1972
Ms. Tina M. Shaver CAMS, CRCMExec. VP & Chief Risk Officer362.19kN/A1968
Ms. Shannon M. KuhlExec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Sec.N/AN/A1971
Alicia MillerCommunications & Marketing Mang.N/AN/AN/A
Ms. Kathy BushwaySr. VP & Chief Marketing OfficerN/AN/A1960
Ms. Sharon L. DavisExec. VP & Chief HR OfficerN/AN/A1982
Mr. Dennis E. Rose Jr.Exec. VP & Chief Strategy OfficerN/AN/A1968
Amounts are as of December 31, 2022 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Premier Financial Corp., through its subsidiaries, provides various banking services. It offers demand, checking, money market, and savings accounts, as well as certificates of deposits and certificates of deposit account registry service; and investment products. The company also provides residential and commercial real estate, commercial, construction, home improvement and home equity, and consumer loans. In addition, it invests in the U.S. treasury and federal government agency obligations, obligations of states and political subdivisions, mortgage-backed securities that are issued by federal agencies, collateralized mortgage obligations, and corporate bonds. Further, the company offers property and casualty, life, and group health insurance agency services; mezzanine funding services; and online banking services, which include mobile banking, person-to-person payments, online bill pay, and online account opening, as well as the MoneyPass ATM network. It operates in Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia. The company was formerly known as First Defiance Financial Corp. and changed its name to Premier Financial Corp. in June 2020. Premier Financial Corp. was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in Defiance, Ohio.

Corporate Governance

Premier Financial Corp.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2023 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.