Board of Directors

Justin Hayes

VP of Leadership Development

Justin Hayes is a Small Business Lending Officer at Lake City Bank, where he has worked since 2014. He was born and raised in Huntington, Indiana and has lived is Northeast Indiana for most of his life. He served seven years in the United States Army Reserve while completing his bachelor’s degree in Finance and a Bank Management Certificate from Indiana University-Fort Wayne. While on campus he served two years as the President of Finance Society and currently serves on the Purdue-Fort Wayne Top 50 selection committee. Justin has been actively involved as a YLNI member since graduating from the 2016 YLNI Leadership Institute and has co-chaired the Leadership Institute for one year before joining the board as the VP of Leadership Development. Justin continues to stay involved throughout the community volunteering for many organizations such as Junior Achievement. He is also a member of the Emerging Leaders Alliance, Risk Management Association, and Indiana Bankers Association Future Leadership Division. As a member of the Northern Risk Management Association, Justin serves as the Young Professional chair. In his free time, Justin enjoys watching and playing all sports while traveling and spending time with his wife, friends, and family.

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