Ernest W. Marshall, Jr. Elected to Republic Bank Board of Directors

LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The officers and directors of Republic Bank & Trust Company are pleased to announce the election of Ernest Marshall to the Board of Directors. Mr. Marshall is vice president of human resources at GE Aviation, a division of the General Electric Company, located in Cincinnati, Ohio. He provides strategic direction for over 45,000 employees located at numerous sites around the globe. As a global strategist, Ernest has extensive experience in organizational development, employee engagement, talent assessment, cultural integration and executive compensation in rapidly changing, highly competitive growth environments.

“We are delighted to welcome Ernest to our board. He brings a wealth of experience in human resources and talent development, as well as knowledge of the Greater Cincinnati market area, that will help us achieve our future growth goals,” commented chairman and CEO Steve Trager.

“Ernest’s experience and talent will be a tremendous asset to our local team of bankers as we look to accelerate our growth in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky,” stated Market President Tom Saelinger.

Republic Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company”) is the parent company of Republic Bank & Trust Company (the “Bank”). The Bank currently has 45 full-service banking centers and one loan production office throughout five states: 33 banking centers in 12 Kentucky communities - Covington, Crestwood, Elizabethtown, Florence, Frankfort, Georgetown, Independence, Lexington, Louisville, Owensboro, Shelbyville and Shepherdsville; three banking centers in southern Indiana – Floyds Knobs, Jeffersonville and New Albany; six banking centers in five Florida communities – Largo, Port Richey, St. Petersburg, Seminole, Temple Terrace; two banking centers in Tennessee – Cool Springs (Franklin) and Green Hills (Nashville) and one loan production office in Brentwood (Nashville); and one banking center in Norwood (Cincinnati), Ohio. The Bank offers internet banking at www.republicbank.com. The Bank also offers separately-branded, nationwide digital banking at www.mymemorybank.com. The Company has $5.0 billion in assets and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky. The Company’s Class A Common Stock is listed under the symbol “RBCAA” on the NASDAQ Global Select Market.

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