Leadership Team

Brian T. Mauntel


Brian Mauntel serves as President for Citizens Business Bank, overseeing the Bank’s Business Financial Centers, Specialty Lending groups, Sales Support groups, and CitizensTrust. Brian has over 29 years of banking experience focused on commercial and business lending and business operations. Prior to joining Citizens Business Bank in April 2021, Brian served as President and Chief Operating Officer for Heartland Bank in Whitehall, Ohio. His experience also includes 23 years with Fifth Third Bank, where he oversaw and built out a national business banking platform. He has been a featured industry speaker at BAI, RMA, American Banker Small Business Conferences, Barlow Research Conference, and CEB Small Business Round-table.

Brian graduated from Xavier University in Ohio with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Finance. He also received a Master of Business Administration in Marketing from Xavier University. He has served on the boards for several community organizations, including Boys & Girls Clubs of Columbus and United Way.