OBL Adds Community Banker as Communications Director


Audra Johnson has been appointed Director of Communications for the Ohio Bankers League.

“I am grateful for the opportunity to continue advancing OBL’s mission of helping banks build better communities,” Johnson said. “I have dedicated my career to the banking industry, an industry the OBL admirably works to protect.  I look forward to being able to share my experience with all of our members.”

Audra brings more than 10 years’ experience as a Marketing Executive for an Ohio-based community bank to her role. Johnson will be responsible for the Association’s overall communication and marketing strategy, to member banks, Ohio media outlets, Legislators, Regulators, and other key stakeholders. She received a bachelor’s degree in communications from The Ohio State University.

“We are incredibly pleased to have Audra join the OBL team,” said OBL President and CEO Michael Adelman. “Audra has established herself as a superb communicator with a deep understanding of the banking industry. Her experience as a community banker will be invaluable in our efforts to enhance our communication to members while building and protecting our industry’s reputation.”