WaterStone Bank's Douglas S. Gordon has been appointed to a panel of financial institution executives that meets with the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago to talk about business conditions in the Midwest.

Gordon, president and chief executive officer of Wauwatosa-based WaterStone, began a three-year term on the Chicago's Fed's Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council on Friday.

“I am honored to join the Advisory Council to provide insight into our Wisconsin economy and the current banking landscape. This opportunity will provide a platform to benefit all Wisconsin Financial Institutions,” Gordon said in a statement.

Read more in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.