October 15, 2018
ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. and ServisFirst Bank Elect New Board Member
Irma Loya Tuder Joins Bank’s Board of Directors
Birmingham, AL -
ServisFirst Bank, a subsidiary of ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: SFBS), is pleased to announce the election of Irma Loya Tuder to the ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. and ServisFirst Bank Board of Directors.
“It is an honor to welcome Irma Loya Tuder as a new Board Member,” stated Tom Broughton, ServisFirst Bancshares President and CEO. “She brings a wealth of experience and expertise and will be a tremendous asset to ServisFirst Bancshares’s shareholders and customers.”
Irma Loya Tuder, has over thirty years of experience in strategic business planning and execution, executive leadership, financial management, and business operations. She is the founder, former CEO, and Board Chairperson of Analytical Services, Inc. (ASI), a nationally recognized business providing management and technical solutions to federal government agencies. In 2007, Tuder successfully led the acquisition of ASI by Arctic Slope Regional Corporation Federal Holding Company (ASRC Federal) as a wholly-owned subsidiary. Prior to starting the company, Tuder spent five years as a Controller in private industry and five years in public accounting. She has served on the ServisFirst Bank Huntsville Board of Directors since 2009.
As a company leader, Tuder was recognized as Alabama’s Small Business Person of the Year, and Tuder’s former company, ASI, received numerous honors including the U.S. Small Business Administration National Minority Business of the Year, the NASA Woman-Owned Business of the Year, and the Better Business Bureau’s Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics.
Tuder has served on several advisory boards throughout her career. She is past-chair for the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, past-chair for the Alabama Science and Exhibit Commission, and a past member of the University of Notre Dame Mendoza College Business Advisory Council (2003-2015). She is currently a member of the Notre Dame Institute for Latino Studies Advisory Council, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology Board of Directors, University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) President’s Advisory Council, and Foundation Board and Business School Advisory Board, as well as chairs the St. John Paul II Catholic High School Board of Trustees.
Tuder earned her Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Notre Dame and a MBA from Troy State University in Montgomery. Tuder is a Certified Public Accountant and has completed the Minority Business Executive program at Dartmouth College and the Huntsville/Madison County and the State of Alabama Leadership Programs.
For more information regarding this election, please contact Krista Conlin Robinson at 205-937-3777. To learn more about ServisFirst Bank, please visit www.servisfirstbank.com.