Patrick Leininger

Director, Commercial & Agribusiness Banking
Corporate Banking

Patrick Leininger

As a Director of Commercial and Agribusiness Banking, Patrick embraces his clients’ dreams as his own. He uses his role in lending as a springboard to help Kearney community businesses and families plan for the future and meet professional and personal goals.


Patrick began his career in banking as an Associate, handling underwriting and reporting before entering the specialty banking field as an Analyst. He also has experience in insurance, holding positions in both customer service as well as small business sales. His decision to enter lending was based on a strong desire to help local businesses succeed, making his current role in Kearney a perfect fit.

Patrick holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln.


Patrick’s interests lean toward the outdoors and a wide variety of activities, including golf, fishing and hunting. Of course, spending moments with his family and friends also ranks near the top of his list.

Patrick is passionate about helping kids in need and does so through his service with the Kids & Dreams Foundation. He is also active in the Kiwanis Club and Leadership Kearney.