Kevin Tiernan, of Bankers Trust Co., was selected Up and Coming Banker of the Year during the annual conference of the Community Bankers of Iowa. Tiernan, who also is president of the Des Moines Downtown Chamber of Commerce, began his career with Bankers Trust in May 2011 as vice president for consumer services. His branch has made significant increases in commercial deposits, total deposits and commercial loans, despite a continuously changing retail banking industry and decreasing expenses, according to a news release. The award recognizes performance and achievement in banking.