Les Brilhart has joined Somerset Trust Co. as commercial loan officer. He works in the bank's main office in Somerset at 151 W. Main St.
Brilhart comes to Somerset Trust Co. from PNC Bank. His 30 years in banking also include a management position at First United Federal in Indiana, Pa., which was later acquired by PNC Bank. He has experience in business development, retail management and branch operations. He has worked in commercial lending for more than 20 years.
Brilhart earned his master's degree in business administration at Colorado State University and completed undergraduate work with a degree in business and accounting at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown.
Brilhart serves on the Somerset County Economic Development Council as treasurer and director. He is active with the Somerset Rotary Club where he is a past president and director. He is also a past board member of Laurel Arts, the Greater Johnstown Chamber of Commerce and the Southern Alleghenies Planning and Development Commission Loan Committee.
Somerset Trust Co. is an independent community bank serving Somerset County, greater Johnstown, and parts of Bedford, Westmoreland and Fayette counties. The bank has 20 branches, extensive ATM locations and a remote banking and deposit service.