Here at MCB Trust & Wealth Management, we are dedicated to guide, help and support your financial health with local, trusted hands.
Darrin Autry, CFP®, CTFA
President, Trust & Wealth Management
Darrin is the President of MCB Trust and Wealth Management, a division of Morton Community Bank. Holding both the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA) certifications, Darrin manages and leads a team of individuals that specialize in financial services. He attended Campbell University in Buies Creek, NC where he received his Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Business Administration degrees. Darrin is an active board member for the Heart of Illinois United Way and the Estate Planning Council of Central Illinois. He is a past board member and past board chair of Methodist College and Goodwill Industries of Central Illinois.
Darrin lives in Morton with his wife, Stephanie, and their son, Cameron.
Jeffery M. Ulrich
Trust & Wealth Management Executive
Jeff is a Trust & Wealth Management Executive with MCB Trust & Wealth Management, a division of Morton Community Bank. Jeff has spent his entire 31-year career in Banking and Wealth Management, having started his career in Bloomington/Normal in 1989. He spent 10 years in various roles, including commercial banking, before moving to wealth management. He was with JPMorgan for 20 years and managed the Peoria Wealth Management office. He worked with JPMorgan in the Chicago area and, most recently, with Northern Trust before joining MCB Trust and Wealth Managememt. Jeff has a Bachelor's Degree from Indiana University.
He and his wife, Cassandra, spend most of their free time with their 4 children: Clayton, Grace, Colt, and Katie.
Senior Trust Officer
Alana serves as a Senior Trust Officer and Operations Manager of MCB Trust and Wealth Management, a division of Morton Community Bank. With over 30 years of trust experience, Alana manages the operations and servicing needs of MCB Trust clients. A native of Central Illinois, Alana holds an Associates Degree in Professional Accounting from Midstate College, a certification from the Cannon Trust Tax School, and recently completed the Accredited Trust Operations Professional certification. \Alana is a past board member of the local Salvation Army Corps Advisory Council in addition to being an active volunteer for the Heart of Illinois United Way. She has been a member of the Central Illinois Estate Planning Council for many years and participates in various other local community events.
Alana resides in Yates City, IL and enjoys spending time with family including her two daughters, Hannah and Katie.
Beth is a Trust Officer at MCB Trust and Wealth Management, a division of Morton Community Bank and has been helping high net worth clients make their financial life more efficient and productive for over 15 years. She is dedicated to strengthening her client’s financial security and her community. She is a member and past chair of the OSF Legacy of Hope Councel as well as a past member and chair of the EP!C Foundation. Beth is a graduate of The Southeastern Trust School sponsored by Campbell University and a member of the Central Illinois Estate Planning Council.
Beth lives in Peoria Heights with her husband Scott. She loves to read and spends her free time with family and friends.
Connie is a Trust Consultant with MCB Trust and Wealth Management, a division of Morton Community Bank. Connie has 40 years of banking experience with an extensive background in management, business development and private client services. A graduate of the Peoria Chamber’s Community Leadership School, Connie has devoted many hours and much talent to nearly a dozen not-for-profit organizations in the area.
Connie, along with her husband Jim, are life-long Peoria residents and enjoy traveling and spending time with family, friends and their beloved dog, Bodhi.
Trust Banking Specialist
Mandi serves as a Trust Banking Specialist for MCB Trust and Wealth Management, a division of Morton Community Bank. Mandi has 19 years of banking experience in multiple areas of banking, including Audit, Operations, and Relationship Banking. She continually volunteers in the community with organizations, such as Junior Achievement, GENeration United, the Peoria Park District and the Limestone Girls Softball Association.
Mandi lives in the Bartonville area with her two very active kids and their new puppy.
Trust Operations Analyst
McKenna is a Trust Administrative Assistant/Operations Analyst with MCB Trust and Wealth Management, a division of Morton Community Bank. McKenna has over 6 years of banking experience and brings a wealth of operational knowledge and effeciency to the team. She is a passionate volunteer for the St. Jude organization. In 2018 and 2019, she was the lead coordinator for a very successful St. Jude fish fry event. She is a member of Bethel Lutheran Church in Morton and enjoys watching her son play in sports and traveling new places together.
McKenna lives in Morton with her son, Jayden, and their puppy, Winston.
Trust Operations Officer
Linda is a Vice President and Trust Operations Officer at MCB Trust and Wealth Management, a division of Morton Community Bank. Linda has been in banking for 36 years and has 13 years of trust operations experience. In addition, she is a graduate of the Cannon Financial Institute Trust School. Linda is the treasurer for Berwick Baptist Church.
Linda lives in Abington, IL with her husband, Rick and enjoys spending time with her five grown children and grandchildren.
Trust Relationship Specialist
Nicole is a Trust Relationship Specialist for MCB Trust and Wealth Management, a division of Morton Community Bank. Nicole brings over 12 years of banking and investment experience to the trust team. In addition, she has her Associates Degree in Business Administration from Illinois Central College. In her spare time, Nicole enjoys spending time with family and friends, gardening and traveling. Nicole is also an active volunteer with Multiple Sclerosis Council.
Nicole and her husband, Curt, live in Washington, IL with their two active children, Cole and Dylan.
Investment Services Operations Specialist
Loretta is an Investment Services Operations Specialist with MCB Trust and Wealth Management, a division of Morton Community Bank. Loretta brings 15 years of investment services and banking experience to our Wealth Management team. She also holds an Illinois Life/Health Insurance Producer’s license. Loretta is also an active volunteer and member at Encounter Church in Keewanee, IL.
Loretta and her husband, John, reside in Toulon and enjoy spending time with family, friends and traveling.
Kyle is a Financial Advisor for MCB Trust and Wealth Management, a division of Morton Community Bank. He holds Series 7 and Series 66 Licenses and has worked as an advisor at MCB since February 2016. He attended Northern Illinois University where he received his Bachelor of Science Degree and Western Illinois University where he received his Master of Business Administration in Finance & Economics.
Kyle lives in Morton with his wife and two young children.
Michael E. Sheets, CFP®
Senior Vice President - Financial Advisor
Michael is a Senior Vice President and Senior Financial Advisor for MCB Trust & Wealth Management, a division of Morton Community Bank. Michael is a 1972 graduate of Western Illinois University and has been in banking and investment services since June of 1972. He is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and holds Series 7, 63 and 65 registered licenses in the securities business and has been with Morton Community Bank for over 20 years.
Michael lives in Morton with his wife, Tricia.
Cindy is an Investment Representative with MCB Trust and Wealth Management, a division of Morton Community Bank. Cindy has more than 30 years of investment, client service and management experience. She has been with the MCB family for over 10 years providing custom-tailored investment and brokerage services locally to the Peoria and surrounding MCB Community Bank locations. Cindy holds her Series 7 and 63 Securities licenses as well as an Illinois insurance producer’s license for Life, Health and Variable Contracts.
Cindy resides in Chillicothe with her husband and enjoys spending time with her children and grandchildren.