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North American Savings Bank (NASB) Appoints New Chief Information Officer
North American Savings Bank (NASB) announced today that Tim Franchett has joined the company as chief information officer (CIO). In this role, Franchett will lead the vision, strategy and operations of the Information Technology team and work with technology partners to create exceptional experiences for their NASB customers.
“Tim is a forward-thinking and creative leader who brings 33 years of leadership and IT expertise to NASB,” said NASB CEO Paul Thomas. “His significant experience in development, operations and client services will prove especially valuable as we continue to grow our digital capabilities, modernize NASB’s processes and align our technology roadmap with business strategies.”
Most recently, Franchett served for 11 years as vice president of Technology Services for H&R Block in Kansas City, Missouri where he was responsible for Application Development, managing over 400 developers in the U.S., Ireland, and India.
“It has never been a better time to be a part of the banking industry,” said Franchett. “Customers expect a seamless, secure and simple experience across channels and product lines, and I’m excited for the opportunity to lead a talented technology team who feel a sense of urgency to innovate in this space.”
In addition to his leadership role at H&R Block, Franchett was global head of Development managing 300 software engineers, quality assurance engineers, and project managers in seven development centers worldwide.
North American Savings Bank (NASB) is a local bank and national mortgage lender headquartered in Grandview, Missouri. As a top VA mortgage lender, NASB has helped more than 26,000 veterans and military families close more than $8.2 billion in home loans since 2010. For 92 years, NASB has served the financial needs of customers by providing a wide range of personal banking products along with competitive residential and commercial mortgages. For more information, visit nasb.com.
NASB, an Equal Housing Lender. Member FDIC. NMLS ID# 400039.