Jeff Morris, Managing Director of ProBank Austin’s Financial Management practice area, addressed the joint convention of the Ohio Bankers League and the Illinois League of Financial Institutions held in Asheville, North Carolina, on October 12 through 15. Jeff’s presentation on _**”Loan Growth Strategies for** **Highly-Competitive Markets”**_ included a discussion on community bank growth trends, high level growth strategies, product specific growth strategies, and implementing growth plans.