Congratulations to former NBA member Jeffrey Schmid on his appointment as president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. Schmid, a Nebraska native, began his career in 1981 as an FDIC field examiner in Kansas City, Mo. From 1989 to 2007, he served as the president of American National Bank (Omaha). He was the chairman and CEO of Mutual of Omaha Bank from the bank’s establishment in 2007 to its sale to CIT Group in 2019. He then joined Dallas-based Susser Bank as CEO. In 2021, he was named the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking Foundation president and CEO.