Meet Our People
Our officers have a wide range of experience and longevity in our community.
Walter is a local guy and is the face of Community Bank. In addition to providing the vision for our future growth and expansion, Walter is highly involved with Commercial Banking and continues to develop new business for the Bank.
|Charter Employee |
Chairman, Board of Directors
Marty has been a banker for 45 years and has worked for big banks and for community banks. When Marty started Community Bank in 1996 he knew it would be successful, but he didn't dream it would be as successful as it has become.
|Charter Employee |
Senior Vice President, Mortgage Department
Claude makes mortgages, lots of them. As the leader of our Mortgage Department, he concentrates his effort solely on real estate. He's been with the Bank since it opened and has originated over $1 billion in loans since then.
|Charter Employee |
Senior Vice President, Operations
Ruth began her banking career when she was 19, and has in-depth experience in many aspects of the business. She is responsible for retail banking and loan operations. Ruth also oversees HR, compliance, public relations and marketing, as well as technology for the Bank.
Sam is in charge of keeping our books and records in balance. He is also responsible for all of the Bank’s short term investments, moves money for our customers and makes sure that our bills are paid.
Vice President, Loan Operations
Kris manages our Loan Operations Department ensuring that all of the loans we make are properly documented. No one knows how to "cross your t's and dot your i's" better than Kris.
|Mary Beth Montroy McIntosh|
Vice President/Branch Manager, River Forest Office
Mary Beth joined Community Bank in 2002 and is the manager of our River Forest branch. She is well acquainted with the community and looks forward to managing the new River Forest office when it opens in 2016.
Vice President, Operations
Bob oversees the technological development of new bank products and ensures efficient banking operations. Before coming to Community Bank, Bob worked in a similar role for a large regional bank, and we're happy to have his expertise.
Frank joined the Bank in 2006 after serving in a marketing position at a local university. He coordinates the Bank’s marketing, advertising, events, and community outreach which keeps him plenty busy.
Loan Operations Officer
As a member of the Loan Operations team, Teresa is responsible for managing all the intricacies involved with our loan documentation process.
Janel is a longtime employee of Community Bank, and is a favorite of our customers. She is in charge of managing the Personal Banking Department at our Oak Park office.
Debbie manages and oversees the Bank's Compliance Department. She brings extensive knowledge and experience with her to Community Bank.
Gordon is highly knowledgeable when it comes to local businesses, nonprofit organizations, and the commercial banking needs of the community. He joined Community Bank with many years of banking experience.
We are happy to have Mani at Community Bank as one of our commercial banking specialists. He's been in banking for 14 years and focuses in C&I lending, but is knowledgeable in all aspects of business lending services.
We are grateful to have Tom with us at Community Bank, as no one is more involved in the local commercial banking scene than Tom. He is a a lifelong resident of the community and has over 30 years of banking experience.
Lorraine has over 25 years of local banking experience and we are happy to benefit from her expertise. She began her banking career in Oak Park, and knows the community well.
Adam has been with Community Bank for 10 years. He started out as a teller and has worked his way up through the ranks. We are fortunate to have Adam's talents as he deals with the nitty-gritty of our back office operations.
With over 20 years of commercial banking experience, Tom's career has taken him through all areas of bank management including the retail, commercial, operational, and financial areas. His vast experience will benefit the Bank as we look to grow and prosper in the coming future.
Jim has had a long and successful career in banking, developing relationships with growing businesses throughout the metropolitan area. Jim's focus at Community Bank is on attracting new business clients and expanding existing banking relationships.
We are happy to have Ann rejoin us, after having been with Community Bank from 2004 to 2014. Ann will spend her time working closely with nonprofit organizations, businesses and individuals in developing specialized financial solutions.
Philip La Giglia
Phil has a proven track record within the mortgage lending industry, and we are happy to benefit from his vast experience and talents. In addition to launching other successful consumer lending programs, Phil has served as an industry consultant for the past eight years. His ideas and innovation will serve to enhance the customer experience.
Kathy is a veteran community banker with strong experience in developing and managing a retail branch team, expanding banking relationships, and being active within the community. These skills will serve Kathy well as the Branch Manager for our soon to be opened South Oak Park Office.
Andrew has 20 years of experience in mortgage lending, including in-depth knowledge navigating complex compliance regulatory requirements. His experience and skills will help Community Bank continue to be a local force in the mortgage lending industry.
30 other people greet customers, handle incoming inquiries and efficiently cash checks and take deposits. Without all of these great employees, all the people above wouldn't look as good as we do.