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Ron Stephens

Executive Vice President,
Bank of Belleville

How long have you lived in the Metro-East?

All my life.

In what Metro-East city do you live?


What brought you here?

Born here.

What do you love most about the Metro-East?

Small town feel yet close to the big city.

What advice would you give someone moving to the area?

Do it!

What are your favorite attractions in the Metro-East?

Local restaurants/bars and Eckert’s.

What do you think are the Metro-East’s best assets?

The people and small town quality of life with convenient access to the big city.

What do you like to do for fun in the Metro-East?

Socialize with family and friends.

Please list charities to which you lend your time.

Our Lady Queen of Peace Parish, Althoff Catholic High School.

Why do you think it’s important for people to volunteer and what drives you to volunteer?

It makes the community stronger.

Have you made any special friends or memories in your volunteer work?

I still have friends from my Rotary and Boy Scout days and I have made many friends I expect to keep my entire life at church and the kid’s schools.