ChoiceOne Bank is pleased to announce Senior Vice President, Chief Lending Officer Bradley A. Henion recently graduated from the ABA Stonier Graduate School of Banking in partnership with the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
ChoiceOne Bank is pleased to announce Diane M. Van Epps has joined the Alpine Branch Office as Branch Manager. ChoiceOne Bank’s Alpine Branch is located at 5050 Alpine Avenue, NW in Comstock Park.
ChoiceOne Bank has awarded scholarships to 14 seniors in 12 different community high schools. Seniors were asked to answer an essay question, “What does community mean to you?”
ChoiceOne Bank is pleased to announce Vice President, IT Manager Paul Tucker recently received his Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) certification from ISACA, a nonprofit, independent association that advocates for professionals involved in information security, assurance, risk management and governance.
When we read about fake check schemes, it’s easy to think this will never happen to me or that I can’t fall for anything so ridiculous…but the truth of the matter is fake check fraud is a huge problem. Millions of fake checks worth billions of dollars circulate every year.
ChoiceOne Bank was honored to receive the 2019 Editor's Choice Award for Community Commitment fromCardRates.com based on the Bank’s various fundraising and volunteer efforts that directly impact the Michigan communities ChoiceOne serves.
ChoiceOne Bank was honored to receive TrueNorth Community Partner Award at the Community Efforts Celebration in May. TrueNorth hosted the celebration at Camp Newaygo in Newaygo.
ChoiceOne Bank received the 2019 Financial Literacy award from the Michigan Bankers Association (MBA) at their Best Conference recently held in Traverse City. ChoiceOne Bank Vice President, Commercial Lender and Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Officer Patricia Brown accepted the award for the effort she and her team put forth in developing and implementing the KickStart to Career programs in Muskegon and Newago Counties.
From left to right: Bonnie Koehn, VP - Client Development, ChoiceOne Bank; Carrie Olson, VP - Client Development, ChoiceOne Bank; Cheryl Gregware, Customer Service Center Assistant Manager, ChoiceOne Bank; Patricia Brown, VP – Commercial Loan Officer, ChoiceOne Bank; Konrad Raclawski, Branch Manager Officer, ChoiceOne Bank; Adom Greenland, SVP – Chief Operating Officer, ChoiceOne Bank; Mary Rangel, SAMRC Chairperson; Jamie Jasso, SAMRC Secretary; Linda Aguilar, SAMRC Member.
ChoiceOne Bank partnered with the Community Foundation for Muskegon County to help launch the KickStart to Career program. KickStart to Career is a program designed to assist with post-secondary education expenses. The program is managed by the Community Foundation for Muskegon County. Each kindergarten student in Muskegon County has the opportunity to be the beneficiary of an account opened with a $50 deposit from the Community Foundation for Muskegon County.
“ChoiceOne is excited to work with the Community Foundation for Muskegon County as one of their partners to offer children’s savings accounts to every kindergartner in Muskegon County as part of their KickStart to Career program,” said ChoiceOne Bank President and CEO Kelly Potes. “ChoiceOne was selected because of our ability to offer financial literacy education and our commitment to work personally with the students.”