Director of Community Development, First Financial Bank
Robie Suggs is a seasoned community development and community relations professional with over 40 years of experience in the financial industry. Ms. Suggs varied career includes mortgage lending and underwriting, small business lending, relationship management, coaching and mentoring. In her current role as the Director of Community Development and Community Reinvestment Act Officer (CRA) with First Financial Bank, Robie develops and manages the bank’s policy and obligation related to community development and CRA in all of First Financial Bank’s markets. She provides technical assistance on various boards and committees with non-profit partners and supports community development philanthropy for the bank.
Robie has been recognized for her leadership and accomplishments winning numerous awards. Most recently she was honor to receive the United Way’s 100 Heroes award for her volunteerism and dedication to the community and the LifeSpan, Inc. Humanitarian award. Robie is a lifetime Cincinnati resident currently living north of the city, doing what she loves every day.