John McGhehey is the Alliance Market President of First National Bank, with additional responsibilities for Commercial/Ag lending in the Scottsbluff market. As President of the Alliance Market, John provides leadership to the market and growth to the area.
John began his banking career in 1978 as a Branch Manager for Fidelity State Bank in Topeka, Kansas. He joined Alliance National Bank & Trust Co. in February 1980, working in all areas of lending and operations. First National Bank acquired Alliance National Bank in 1994, so he moved to North Platte where he was the manager of the Operations department for the North Platte bank. In 1996 John returned to Alliance as the Branch President and has worked in Commercial and Agricultural loans.
John graduated from the University of Kansas in 1978, and completed the Graduate School of Banking in Madison, WI in August 1989.
John enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf, and reading – especially history.
You can’t underestimate the importance of a strong community bank to the overall health of a community.