Longtime employee and board member Patrick G. Hagan, SVP and treasurer, will retire from Boone, Iowa-based Fareway Stores Inc. on May 3 after 23 years of service.
Hagan has served on the Fareway board of directors since 2010 and currently chairs the Fareway real estate and 401k/profit sharing committees. He also served as a trustee for the Iowa Grocers Education Foundation, treasurer of the Boone Educational Endowment Foundation and a director at Boone Bank and Trust, and Ames National Corp.
“Pat has been part of a great team over the years, helping Fareway grow in so many ways,” Fareway and President and CEO Reynolds Cramer. “He also served on our board and has been invaluable in strengthening our employee benefits packages, always looking to help all our employees grow their retirement fund. We thank him for his 23 years of dedicated service and wish him all the best in retirement, which I know will include fishing and hunting.”
Prior to joining Fareway, Hagan served as EVP and director of Citizens National Bank (formerly known as Hawkeye Bancorporation) from 1991-96. He also served on the board of directors of Hawkeye Leasing Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of Hawkeye Bancorporation. From 1979-91, Hagan worked for Emmet County State Bank in Estherville, Iowa, where he was a VP and trust officer.
A native of Bayard, Iowa, Hagan received his bachelor of science degree from Iowa State University in 1979. He also completed the Iowa School of Banking, Commercial Lending School, Iowa Agricultural Lending School and graduated from the Executive Leadership Program from the University of Notre Dame.