Chief Executive Officer and Vice Chairman
Josh Rowland is the Chief Executive Officer and Vice Chairman of Lead Bank, a Missouri-chartered community bank with three locations, including the Kansas City Crossroads. Josh serves in multiple management roles at the Bank, including membership in the Bank’s Executive Committee, Loan Committee, and oversight of the Bank’s marketing and technology functions. He is also the President and CEO of Lead Financial Group, the holding company, which owns 100% of the bank.
Josh received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Stanford University and a PhD. in English Literature from Yale University. Subsequently, Josh graduated from Boston College Law School, and prior to joining Lead Bank in 2008, Josh practiced law as a commercial litigator, focusing on securities defense work.
Josh currently serves on the boards of MOCSA (Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault), the Kansas City Art Institute and the Kansas City Symphony.