WesBanco announces additions to Central & Southern Kentucky Advisory Board

FRANKFORT, Ky. — WesBanco, Inc., a diversified, multi-state bank holding company and Lloyd C. Hillard, Jr., chairman of WesBanco’s Central & Southern Kentucky Market Advisory Board announced today that Brian Anderson of Lexington, Ky., Evan K. Dicken, MD of Frankfort, Ky. and Michael S. Hockensmith of Georgetown, Ky. have joined the Central & Southern Kentucky Advisory Board of Directors effective January 2, 2020.

“We are pleased that Brian, Evan and Mike are joining the WesBanco team as Directors on the Central & Southern Kentucky Advisory Board,” said Hillard. “Their wealth of business experience and connections to central Kentucky will greatly benefit the board as we work to deliver additional value to our customers, employees and communities.”

Anderson is a general contractor serving central Kentucky and is a partner in the construction firm of Homes by Anderson Tate headquartered in Lexington, Ky.  The company not only specializes in building custom homes, but has expanded to include commercial construction and multi-family.

Anderson was born in Chicago, Illinois and graduated from Illinois State University with a B.S. Degree in Industrial Engineering and Accounting. Brian and his wife, Martha, have two children.

Dicken is an Internal Medicine Physician and is in private practice at Eastside Family Medicine in Frankfort, Ky.

Dicken has a Bachelor of Arts, Biology, cum laude from Transylvania University in Lexington, KYy. and received his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine.

A Lifelong Frankfort native, Dr. Dicken is on the YMCA Board of Directors where he volunteers time to assist underprivileged youth in Franklin County.  Evan and his wife, Mindy, have three sons.

Hockensmith is President of The Hockensmith Agency, Inc. and is a Certified General Appraiser, Insurance Agent and Real Estate Broker.

Hockensmith grew up in Georgetown, Ky.  He is a graduate of the University of Kentucky with a B.S. in Agronomy and a M.S. in Agricultural Economics.

Hockensmith is very active in his community.  He is a three-time president of the Georgetown-Scott County Chamber of Commerce and a past president of the Bluegrass Chapter of the American Society of Farm Managers, a Board member for ten years for the Bluegrass Community and Technical College Foundation, works with United Way and is currently President of Scott County United.

Hockensmith and his wife, Debbie, have two children and three grandchildren.