Welcome Austin Diehm

Local bank welcomes new Vice President of Business Banking

June 27, 2022

Council Bluffs, Iowa, June 27, 2022 - TS Bank is pleased to announce Austin Diehm as the new Vice President of Business Banking.

In his 16-year banking career, Diehm has served in various banking and management roles, including personal banking, merchant processing, treasury management and commercial lending. In his new role, his primary focus will be commercial lending and business services.

"We are excited to welcome Austin to the team, and I look forward to what he can do for our clients," said TS Bank Senior Vice President of Business Banking, Dave Wise. "Austin is incredibly bright and brings a true passion for serving the southwest Iowa community. His sense of client service and community involvement sets him apart and is what makes him a perfect fit for TS Bank."  

Austin, a native of Council Bluffs, graduated from Abraham Lincoln High School, and then graduated from Grace University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Leadership and a minor in Biblical Studies.  Additionally, he graduated from three programs with the Iowa Bankers Association Commercial Lending School and most recently his first year of the Iowa School of Banking. Austin is also a graduate of Leadership Council Bluffs.

“I joined TS Bank because TS Bank lives their mission and purpose every day, which is reflected most of all in the company culture and our community investment. I am thankful to be part of such a great team of people who truly care about the local community and seeing its people prosper,” said Vice President Business Banking, Austin Diehm. “TS Bank has positioned itself to be able to meet each individual and business where they are at, whether it is a checking account or loan at TS Bank, needing taxes done at Collins Consulting, protecting their wealth and planning for the future at TS Prosperity Group, or getting financial education through TS Institute.  It is this commitment to the local community that stands out to me, and I am glad to be part of this ongoing impact.”

Austin currently serves as a board member and Treasurer of the Historic General Dodge House, Money Smart Week southwest Iowa planning team, President of his neighborhood road association, and in various leadership roles at his church, Steadfast Bible Fellowship, including directing vacation bible school and teaching in children’s ministry. 

Austin and his wife, Ellie reside in Council Bluffs and have four children. In his free time, he and his family enjoy spending time outside including riding bikes on the Wabash Trace, hiking at Hitchcock Nature Center, crossing the Bob Kerry Pedestrian Bridge or enjoying sweet treats at local ice cream shops.

For any business or commercial need, please contact Austin Diehm at austin.diehm@tsbank.com or 712-524-8156.

About TS Bank: TS Bank’s mission is to Ignite Prosperity® in the communities it serves. Creating long-term community prosperity, TS Bank reinvests 10 percent of its net income locally; hosting educational events and partners with local organizations and non-profits. TS Bank was chartered in 1923 and has $365 million in assets, along with the largest Iowa state-chartered C-Corp trust department west of Des Moines at nearly $218 million in assets named TS Prosperity Group. Locations include Treynor, Macedonia, Council Bluffs, Atlantic, Corning and Ames, Iowa. For more information, visit tsbank.com.