About Us

As we grow, our commitment to providing personalized banking services remains unchanged. Our mission is to make the financial services we offer easy to access and easy to understand.


A Commitment to Community

In 1910, City Bank & Trust Co. was established in Crete, Nebraska. For over 100 years we have been a progressive leader and key member of the Crete community.  With the opening of our banking facility at 2929 Pine Lake Road, 940 P Street and our newest location at 4225 Lucile Drive, we brought our commitment of personalized and convenient banking to the Lincoln community.

We Make It Simple

Whether you are buying your first home or financing your business expansion, City Bank & Trust Co. will work closely with you to help you understand what you need to succeed and make the right decisions – without complications, run-around, or excessive paperwork.


At City Bank & Trust Co. we strive to give our employees the tools to guide our customers through all their banking needs. Whether you are just starting out or a long time business customer our commitment is to give you outstanding customer service and help you achieve your financial goals.

Who We Are

City Bank & Trust Co., is a full-service bank dedicated to providing personalized banking services to individuals and businesses in Lincoln, Crete, and across Southeast Nebraska. At City Bank, we recognize the importance of personal relationships and that is reflected in everything we do. While we are small enough to give you the personal attention you deserve, we can handle all your banking needs, free personal checking, online banking, and commercial loans, to helping you purchase that first new home!

Paul Schelstraete
Crete Branch (402) 826-2144

Mike Ulrich
CFO/Chief Lending Officer
East Branch (402) 413-5800

Christine Linhart
Senior Vice President
Crete Branch (402) 826-2144

Karen Hooper
Senior Vice President
East Branch (402) 413-5800
NMLS #1602016

Terry Kurtenbach
Vice President
Pine Lake Branch (402) 420-2002
NMLS #438510

Kristen Fritz
Cashier/Operations Manager
Crete Branch (402) 826-2144

Sawyer Collingsworth
Assistant Vice President/Loan Officer
Pine Lake Branch (402) 420-2002

Ashley Egan
Assistant Cashier
Pine Lake Branch (402) 420-2002

Irvin Cuevas
Branch Manager
Pine Lake Branch (402) 420-2002

Quentin Peacock
Assistant Branch Manager
Downtown Branch (402) 474-1030

Shawn Lang
Senior Vice President
Loan Production Office - Mortgage Lending Division
(402) 420-2339
NMLS #504761

Lori Soflin
Mortgage Loan Originator
Loan Production Office - Mortgage Lending Division
(402) 540-5100
NMLS #530586

Mandi Kobus
Mortgage Loan Originator
Loan Production Office - Mortgage Lending Division
(402) 890-2510
NMLS #1177078



NMLS Number

Mortgage Lender ID# 405633

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