After 50 years in the banking industry, jlyt.0000077673 '66, co-founder and Managing Director of First Bank & Trust, announced his retirement as of January 1st, 2015.  First Bank & Trust was founded under the mission to put community first and provide personalized banking and investment services to individuals, owner-managed businesses and not-for-profit community.

Read Chicago Tribune's article for more on James Lytle and his work with First Bank & Trust.