Global Board Member Since: November 2014
Executive Committee Member
Development Committee Member
Jeff Schmid is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Mutual of Omaha Bank. He also serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Omaha Financial Holdings, Inc. (OFHI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Mutual of Omaha and the holding company for Mutual of Omaha Bank.
As chairman and CEO, Schmid has led Mutual of Omaha Bank since its inception in 2007. The Bank’s primary mission is to build a banking franchise in select U.S. markets and create a national financial services platform for individuals and businesses. Today, Mutual of Omaha Bank has nearly $8 billion in assets and operates a network of bank locations in 10 states. The bank also reaches clients nationwide with a portfolio of banking solutions including remote deposit services and mobile banking.
Schmid began his banking career in 1989. Prior to that, he served eight years as a Bank Examiner with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). Schmid serves on the board of directors for Mutual of Omaha Bank, Mutual of Omaha Mortgage, Operation HOPE, Children’s Scholarship Fund of Omaha and Accelerate Nebraska, as well as the executive board of the COX School of Business at Southern Methodist University.
Schmid earned his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and is a graduate of the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at SMU. He and his wife reside in Omaha.