Human Resources

The WBA Human Resources Committee serves the needs of Human Resources professionals in Wisconsin’s banking industry. Committee members provide guidance on policy and process issues that impact HR management and give input on how WBA can best meet banking employee needs. They oversee and plan the WBA Human Resources Conference and other educational events. Meetings are quarterly.

For more information, contact Miranda Helt (608-441-1270).

2021-2022 Human Resources Committee

Ann Knutson, Chair
Senior VP and Human Resources Director
First Bank Financial Centre, Oconomowoc

Candy Allard Vice Chair
AVP/HR Specialist
Badger Bank, Fort Atkinson

Gwen Schnitzler, Past Chair
AVP/HR Director
Forward Bank, Marshfield

Debi Bartel (2023)
VP, Human Resources Director
First State Bank, New London

Amber Doverspike (2024)
HR Generalist
Security Financial Bank

Allyn Emery (2024)
SVP, HR & Development Manager
Peshtigo National Bank

Joan Mulrine (2022)
Director of Human Resources
State Bank Financial, La Crosse

Tammy Nelson (2022)
Human Resources Officer
Community First Bank, Boscobel

Scott Staszak (2022)
Talent Acquisition Specialist
Peoples State Bank, Wausau

Lindsey Growette Stingle (2024)
VP, Human Resources Director
National Bank of Commerce

WBA Staff Liaisons:

Miranda Helt
Assistant Director – Education