Limbaugh Appointed to Southeast Board of Regents

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Jim Limbaugh of Cape Girardeau has been appointed by Missouri Gov. Matt Blunt to serve as a member of the Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents.

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo.,

Jan. 2, 2007 – Jim Limbaugh of Cape Girardeau, regional president of Montgomery Bank in Cape Girardeau, has been appointed by Missouri Gov. Matt Blunt to serve as a member of the Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents.

Limbaugh, whose appointment is subject to confirmation by the Missouri Senate, replaces John Tlapek of Cape Girardeau, whose term on the Board has expired.

Limbaugh’s career spans 26 years in the financial services industry, with his primary focus being on community banking. He has been a financial consultant with Merrill Lynch, regional executive with Region 5 NationsBank and president of Boatmen’s National Bank of Cape Girardeau. He also served in various capacities with Cape Mercantile Bank and Boatmen’s National Bank of Cape Girardeau.

He is past president of the Southeast Missouri State University Booster Club Executive Committee and a member of the Southeast Missouri University Foundation Board. He served as general chairman of the Foundation’s New Vision of Excellence Capital Campaign from 1987 to 1992. He is a member of the Harrison College of Business Advisory Committee and is second vice chairman of the Southeast Missouri Hospital Board of Trustees Executive Committee. 

Limbaugh holds a bachelor of science in business administration degree and a master of arts in teaching degree, both from Southeast Missouri State University. He is a graduate of the ABA National Commercial Lending School and the ABA National Commercial Lending Graduate School, both at the University of Oklahoma.