In recognition of outstanding performance, increased responsibilities and significant contributions to the success of the company, Ixonia Bank is pleased to announce the following promotions:
Becky Messmann has been promoted to senior vice president, chief accounting officer and director of human resources. Recently celebrating her 25th anniversary with Ixonia Bank, Messmann started as a teller, before quickly moving into the accounting department where she remained for 17 years before joining the finance department in 2013. In late 2015, Messmann was promoted to vice president and chief accounting officer. She added the duties of the director of human resources in late 2019.
Ryan Myhre has also been promoted to senior vice president and general counsel. Myhre joined Ixonia Bank as associate counsel in 2013, and was promoted to vice president and general counsel in 2015. Since joining the bank, Myhre completed the Graduate School of Banking Program at University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2018 and now oversees the compliance area of the bank.
Carrie Rosenau, a senior vice president, previously oversaw human resources and training and now has been promoted to chief operations officer. It is in this role that she now oversees information technology, customer solutions, deposit operations, data analytics and special projects, and retail loan operations. She added the duties of chief operations officer in late 2019.
“Ixonia Bank recruits, retains, and develops a unique blend of talented, well-respected financial executives committed to the long-term success of both our customers and our bank. Through their expertise and commitment, these employees have made substantial contributions to the ongoing success of our bank, our customers, and the larger communities that we are proud to serve,” states Dan Westrope, chairman & CEO of Ixonia Bank.