Bradford NATIONAL Bank
For Immediate Release
March 4, 2011
Joanie Willis Joins Bradford National Bank Lending Staff
Highland -Bradford National Bank announced this week that Joanie Willis has joined the bank as the new residential and consumer loan officer in Highland. The announcement was made by bank president Frank Joy.
Willis has over 20 years experience in retail, lending, accounting and management. Additionally, she has a great deal of experience working with realtors, developers and title companies. Willis has completed a number of bank specific courses as well.
Willis is very civic minded as well, serving as secretary of the St. Rose Booster Club, is a member of the St. Rose Ladies Sodality, member of the PAWS Booster Club, delivers Meals on Wheels and is a member of the Highland Chamber of Commerce.
Willis said, “Bradford National Bank is one of the most respected financial institutions in the region. I am very excited to join a locally owned community bank with over 140 years of service. I am looking forward to working with everyone here as well as with the Highland community.”
Willis will work primarily in the consumer lending area including residential real estate.
Rich Knebel, who serves as the senior lending officer in Highland, said “We are pleased to have Joanie join the Highland lending team. She brings with her a great deal of experience and will be a wonderful asset to the Highland community.”
President Joy said, “Our customers have come to appreciate a high level of service and personal attention from our lenders. I am confident that Joanie will continue to deliver this type of banking experience to our clients in the area.”
Willis is available now for appointments. She can be reached at 1100 Mercantile Drive in Highland or you can call 651-1700. You can also email Joanie.
Bradford National Bank was founded in 1867 and today has locations in Highland, Greenville and Marine. For more information, visit www.bradfordbank.com.