Michael Cearley was born, raised, and currently resides in Sublette, Kansas. Mike obtained his bachelors degree in Business Finance from Kansas State University in May of 1986, then returned to Sublette to marry his wife, Andrea, and begin a career in banking with Centera Bank, formerly the Haskell County State Bank, where he is currently serving as CEO. Mike is also a graduate of the Graduate School of Banking at Colorado.
Mike and Andrea have two children, Kate and Nathan. Kate was recently married to Blake Bryant of Copeland, KS and Nathan attends Sublette High School.
As a life long resident, Mike and Andrea have been, and continue to be, active in many community and school organizations. Mike enjoys golf, cooking on his Traeger grill, attending local school extracurricular activities, and any sort of athletic contest, as well as spending time with family and friends.