First State Bank of the Florida Keys welcomes Arne Lebrato as Vice President/Controller for the Bank's Accounting Department.
Lebrato brings over 25 years of experience in accounting and finance. He is a CPA in Florida and New Jersey, as well as a Florida Real Estate Broker. Lebrato earned an MBA Degree in Finance from New York University's Stern School of Business and a BS in Accountancy-Cum Laude from Bentley University in Waltham, MA.
Lebrato's local civic and community involvement includes active participation with Reef Relief, ABATE, Tropic Cinema, and The Botanical Garden.
"We are very pleased to have someone with Arne's extensive accounting experience join First State Bank," said David Kolhagen, Executive Vice President/Chief Financial Officer. "We're confident that his prior finance background will be beneficial to our team and to the continuing success of the Bank."