News From Terre Haute, Indiana


March 17, 2013

On the Move: March 17, 2013

TERRE HAUTE — Nick Pell has been promoted to a member of the Fuson Automotive management team and will serve as the dealership’s new finance and insurance manager. Pell has worked for several years as a member of the Fuson sales team. In his new role, Pell will produce additional revenue for the dealership by selling finance and insurance programs and other appropriate after-sale items to new and used vehicle customers.

• • •

Dennis W. Bryant has been named vice president, agricultural lending, for First Financial Bank. He works in the FFB banking center at 1311 N. Lincoln Road in Rockville.

Bryant joined First Financial in 2008 as an agricultural lending officer. He works with clients in Parke and Vermillion counties. His experience includes about 20 years in agricultural lending, seven years in farm mortgage underwriting and four years as an internal auditor.

Bryant grew up on a farm in a rural area of southwest Iowa, near Stanton. He is a 1968 graduate of Iowa State University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in agronomy. He received his master’s degree in management in 1985 from Webster University.

He’s a 1996 graduate of the U.S. Army War College, where he along with other senior military officers participated in a two-year U.S. Army program that emphasized strategic leadership and international relations. The distance education program included two resident phases at Carlisle Barracks in Carlisle, Pa. Retired Army Col. Bryant previously served in command and staff positions, including serving as a platoon leader in Vietnam. His active-duty service years included 1968-1971 and 1982-1997. His U.S. postings included Fort Lewis, Wash., where he served as an operations officer.

Bryant and his wife Cynthia have lived in many locations, including Fort Knox, Ky., San Francisco, Calif., Lafayette, Ind., Missouri and Iowa. They have three adult children and eight grandchildren, who live in Kansas City, Kan., northern Illinois and near Danville, Ill.

Bryant is a supporter of 4-H and soil conservation programs in Parke and Vermillion counties.


Text Only | Photo Reprints
Latest News Poll
AP Video
UN Security Council Calls for MH 17 Crash Probe Raw: Plane Lands on New York Highway Obama Bestows Medal of Honor on NH Veteran Texas Sending National Guard Troops to Border Hopkins to Pay $190M After Pelvic Exams Taped Diplomacy Intensifies Amid Mounting Gaza Toll Raw: International Team Inspects MH17 Bodies AP Exclusive: American Beaten in Israel Speaks Raw: Black Boxes of Downed Jetliner Turned Over Raw: 25 Family Members Killed in Gaza Airstrike Recording May Show Attempt at Crash Cover-up Raw: Israel Bombs Multiple Targets in Gaza Raw: Gaza Rescuers Search Rubble for Survivors New Orleans Plans to Recycle Cigarette Butts Foxx Cites Washington 'Circus Mirror' Wisc. Twins Celebrate a Century of Laughter Raw: Eric Garner's Wife Collapses at Rally in NY Raw: Gaza City Shelling Attack Raw: Girl Killed in Kansas After Police Chase Obama Voices Concern About Casualties in Mideast
NDN Video
Tsarnaev Friend Is Convicted In First Boston Marathon Trial Guilty Dog Apologizes to Baby for Stealing Her Toy Kanye West Tells-All on Wedding in "GQ" Interview Tony Dungy Weighs in on Michael Sam Scarlett Johansson Set To Marry In August New Star Wars Episode XII X-Wing Revealed Obama: Putin must push separatists to aid MH17 probe Michigan inmates no longer allowed to wear orange due to 'OITNB' Adam Levine Ties the Knot Sebastian The Ibis Walks Beautiful Bride Down The Aisle | ACC Must See Moment NASA Ceremony Honors Moon Walker Neil Armstrong Faces of Souls Lost in Malaysian Plane Crash 105-year-old woman throws first pitch Man Creates Spreadsheet of Wife's Reasons for Turning Down Sex 'Weird Al' Is Wowed by Album's Success Rory McIlroy struggles, surges, wins British Open NOW TRENDING: Real life Pac-Man Explosions as hot air balloon crashes in Clinton DUI Driver Dragged to Safety by Officer After Walking Onto Busy Freeway Celebrities That We'd Like to Send to the Moon

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
  • -


    March 12, 2010