BLC Community Bank is proud to announce the promotion of Vicki Running to vice president and chief operating officer; Linda Blom to vice president and chief risk officer; Lukas Van Lankvelt to vice president and chief credit officer; Mel Hietpas to assistant vice president and private banking officer, and Holly DeMain as branch manager.
Running has been with BLC for almost 5 years and has 30 years of overall banking experience. Her in-depth knowledge in banking operations has led her to become vice president and chief operating officer for BLC.
Blom has over 41 years of tenure with BLC and has been promoted to vice president and chief risk officer. Her comprehensive understanding of Risk and Compliance and her specific knowledge of BLC is invaluable.
Van Lankvelt has been with BLC for over 6 years as credit manager. His expertise in underwriting and business banking lends to his recent promotion to vice president and chief credit officer.
Hietpas has been with BLC as a Private Banker since April 2019 and has been promoted to assistant vice president and private banking officer. She has a wealth of knowledge in private banking and provides customers with exceptional service for their financial needs.
DeMain joined the Bank as branch manager in January. She brings experience in customer service, sales, management, and bank operations.