Bhupendra “Bob” Desai, Owner of Rustic Motel and Forum Dry Cleaners in Rolla, was recently named to the local First State Community Bank Board of Directors. 

Living in Rolla since 2002, Bob and, Vina, his wife of 44 years, purchased the Rustic Motel in 2002 and Forum Dry Cleaners in 2008. He is an active member of the local Rotary Club, secretary for South Central Shrine Club, member of the Police Personnel Board and is an ambassador for the Rolla Chamber of Commerce. He is also an avid golfer and has won several tournaments.

“I’m pleased to announce Bob’s appointment to our board.” Ernie Kost, President of First State Community Bank in Rolla said of the addition. “His strong involvement in the Rolla community and commitment to helping others makes him a great fit for our team at First State Community Bank.”