Waukesha State Bank, a full-service community bank with 14 offices in Waukesha County, has hired Avelina Poppert as vice president - commercial banking officer.
“We are pleased to welcome Avelina to our commercial banking team,” stated Tony Laszewski, Waukesha State Bank senior vice president – commercial banking manager. “Her extensive background in multiple aspects of commercial banking and loan processes, especially SBA 7(a) and the USDA business and industry programs, positions her well for helping local businesses succeed.”
Poppert has nearly 15 years of financial experience specializing in commercial banking, business development and treasury management. Prior to joining Waukesha State Bank, Poppert worked for a local financial institution as an assistant vice president – business development associate. In her new role as vice president – commercial banking officer, Poppert will be responsible for prospecting, developing and managing commercial loan portfolios.
Poppert is active in the community currently serving on the community involvement committee with Tempo – Emerging Women Leaders and as a volunteer with Teens Grow Greens and Junior Achievement. She and her family currently reside in New Berlin.