With a deep background and rich experience in dealing with a wide array of enterprises in the business community of Michigan’s Great Southwest, Jeff Hannan brings a wealth of talent to the team at Edgewater Bank of St. Joseph where he is now the organization’s AVP, Business Banking Officer.
President & CEO, Rick Dyer, announced Hannan’s selection for that critical role, and says, “We are very excited to expand our business banking services with the addition and expertise of Jeff. He is a perfect fit to meet our goals with his dedication to businesses and our community as a whole. He will represent our organization very well.”
Hannan brings to the table more than 28 years of experience in the financial industry specifically in business development and relationship building. For the last 5 years, Jeff has served as the Director of Business Solutions with the Kinexus Group of Benton Harbor. His expertise has been in helping businesses grow and prosper in Southwest Michigan, undoubtedly a perfect alignment with his new role at Edgewater.
In addition to working with area businesses, Jeff serves as a trustee on the Lakeshore Excellence Foundation, and is currently serving as the liaison between the Board of Education and the Foundation. He is a member of the Lakeshore Board of Education and has had various leadership roles with the Lakeshore Rotary Club, the Southwest Michigan Regional Chamber and the United Way of Southwest Michigan. He is an Economic Development Finance Professional with the National Development Council and has financial experience with several banks and credit unions across the region through the years.
Hannan has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of North Carolina-Wilmington, majoring in Business Management with a minor in Finance. He also has various certifications in leadership and commercial lending.
Established in 1910, Edgewater Bank has been serving Southwest Michigan as the local community bank for over 100 years. Edgewater Bank has five full-service branch offices in Bridgman, Buchanan, Coloma, Royalton Township and St. Joseph. For more information, you can visit the Edgewater Bank website online at www.edgewaterbank.com or call 1-800-922-5221.