John A. Klebba has been the CEO and chairman of the board of Legends Bank in Linn, Missouri, and its holding company, Linn Holding Company since February 2004. He has been with the bank since 1991. Prior to that, he was a partner in the Kansas City office of the law firm of Lewis Rice and Fingersh, where his practice concentrated on corporate and banking law. He is also the managing member of JHK Farm, LLC, a family-owned cow/calf operation in Osage County, Missouri. Mr. Klebba is a former member of the board of the American Bankers Association and a former chairman of the Missouri Bankers Association, and is currently the chairman of the Board of Regents of the State Technical College of Missouri, a member of the board of the Missouri Higher Education Savings Program, as well as a board member of a number of charitable organizations.
Mr. Klebba’s position as an officer of a member institution and his involvement in and knowledge of financial management, as indicated by his background, support his qualifications to serve on our Board of Directors. He currently serves as chair of the Risk & Compliance Committee.