Government Relations

The WBA Government Relations Committee formulates WBA’s legislative agenda and monitors legislation that directly or indirectly impacts Wisconsin’s tax-paying financial institutions. The committee has approximately six to eight meetings or conference calls per year.

For more information, contact WBA’s Lorenzo Cruz at 608-441-1206.

2022–2023 Government Relations Committee

Mark Oldenburg, Chair
President and CEO
Security Financial Bank, Eau Claire

Tom Mews, Past Chair
President
First National Community Bank, New Richland

Eric Albrecht
Executive Vice President
National Bank of Commerce, Duluth, MN

Dave Coggins — Ag. Section Representative
Executive Vice President — Agriculture Banking
Nicolet National Bank, Manitowoc

Rick Cushman
Market President
Wisconsin Bank and Trust, Madison

Bill Dyson
President and CEO
Ladysmith Federal, Ladysmith

Steve Eager
Market President
State Bank of Cross Plains, Evansville

Steven Erickson
Chief Sales Officer
One Community Bank, Oregon

Morgan Farmer
Executive Vice President

David Fink
Founder and President
Settlers Bank, Windsor

Pat Green
Senior Vice President — Regional Sales and Local Government Relations Director
Wells Fargo, Des Moines, IA

Paul Hoffmann (Julie Redfern — EVP/COO)
President and CEO
Monona Bank, Monona

Stacie Holden
Vice President — State Government Relations
U.S. Bank, Minneapolis, MN

Corey Hoze
Senior Vice President
Associated Bank, Milwaukee

Scott Huedepohl
President and CEO
Community State Bank, Union Grove

Ryan Kamphuis
President and CEO
Bristol Morgan Bank, Oakfield

Jimmy Kauffman (Ron Blawusch — EVP/CLO)
President and CEO
Bank of Sun Prairie, Sun Prairie

David Kruck
Senior Vice President
Horicon Bank, Oshkosh

Lorenzo Cruz, Staff Liaison
Vice President – Government Relations
WBA, Madison