The Equitable Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Jay Jesberger, vice president – compliance, to a new leadership role as Vice President, Bank Administration, and Mary Beres, vice president – loan operations, to a new leadership role as vice president, mortgage lending.
Jesberger has over 28 years of banking experience in several capacities including retail banking, consumer lending, and compliance. While with Equitable, Jesberger has worked diligently to build out the compliance department that is in place today, while also taking on the oversight of the human resources, internal audit, and security functions. Jesberger also serves on various Wisconsin Bankers Association committees and taught at their compliance management schools.
Jesberger has a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, obtained his Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager (CRCM) certification in 2007, and most recently attended and completed studies at the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Beres has a strong history of consumer and mortgage lending experience from multiple lending institutions covering all facets of the lending process. While with Equitable, Beres has created efficiencies in the mortgage lending area by streamlining operations, overseeing the installation of new loan origination systems, all while implementing numerous regulatory changes.
Beres has a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.