Insuring Our Neighborhood Farmers

Crop insurance is important to farmers.

This is why we feel that it is imperative to have staff on hand that is knowledgeable and helpful.


Kevin Jansen is the Vice President and lender in our Neoga Facility. He has worked for First Neighbor Bank for over ten years. He grew up on a dairy farm and graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a degree in finance.


Samantha Hutchinson is Vice President and lender at our Newman Facility and has been with First Neighbor Bank for many years. She graduated from the University of Illinois with a bachelor’s degree in agriculture communications.


Ross Green rounds out our trio of crop insurance experts. Ross serves farmers in the Hidalgo, Illinois area representing First Neighbor Bank’s Crop Insurance department.


To set up an appointment please call Kevin at 217-895-5800, Samantha at 217-837-2491 or Ross at 618-562-8410. Or you have the option to fill out our Customer Information Form and either mail, email or drop it off at one of our convenient locations. We want to make First Neighbor Bank your one stop source for all of your farm financial needs!

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Notice: Insurance policies are obligations of the issuing insurance company and are not obligations or deposits of or guaranteed by any bank and are not FDIC insured.

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Note: Not all of the information above is needed, but the more we know the better we can personalize a risk management plan for your farm.


You can also call one of our licensed crop insurance agents, Kevin Jansen: 217-895-5800 or Samantha Hutchinson: 217-837-2491.


*Not guaranteed by the Bank *Not a deposit *Not FDIC insured

Insurance policies are obligations of the issuing insurance company and are not obligations or deposits of or guaranteed by any bank and are not FDIC insured. First Neighbor Bank is an equal opportunity provider. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities).

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