Barb Fugate
What First for Your Success Means to Me
A reminder that it’s our commitment to be a leader in anticipating security demands and providing the technology services that our community banks need.

Barb Fugate

Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer/ Chief Security Officer

Barb Fugate is the Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer / Chief Security Officer. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy and Religion from Doane College, Crete NE, a Master of Arts degree in Psychology and Counseling from Pepperdine University, Los Angeles, CA, and a Masters of Science in Security Technologies with a Management of Technology Minor from the University of Minnesota. 

After serving as an Intelligence Officer in the US Marine Corps, Barb began her banking operations and technology career in 1984 and brings to UBB a wealth of experience that includes all facets of technology infrastructure, security, compliance and risk management. Barb has completed a host of technology and security related continuing education courses and is a graduate of the BAI Graduate School of Bank Operations and Technology. In her role as Chief Information Officer, Barb manages UBB’s software and technology development teams and oversees the bank’s compliance with regulatory and cybersecurity guidance. 

Barb currently serves on the Advisory Board for the Technological Leadership Institute at the University of Minnesota.  She is a member of the USA Rugby Foundation Hall of Fame and was on the World Cup Champion USA National team in 1991.