Johnson Financial Group has announced that Ana Marino has been promoted to commercial banking portfolio manager in Hayward, Wis.
Marino has more than 20 years of experience with Johnson Financial Group, including more than 17 years of experience underwriting commercial loans. As a longtime Johnson Financial Group associate and resident of Hayward, she is knowledgeable in providing commercial credit solutions for the unique needs of companies in various industries throughout northwest Wisconsin.
Additionally, Marino is an experienced underwriter for Small Business Administration (SBA) loans. Marino holds a BBA in finance from the University of Minnesota – Duluth and an MBA from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire.
Johnson Financial Group strengthens its commercial banking team with the appointment of Jason Saffert as vice president – commercial banking relationship manager in Rice Lake, Wis.
Saffert comes to Johnson Financial Group with more than 20 years of financial services experience in commercial and agricultural banking. Using his broad knowledge of commercial and agricultural banking, Saffert serves as a strategic business partner providing tailored solutions to help clients grow and sustain their business.
He holds a bachelor’s in agricultural economics from the University of Wisconsin – River Falls. A resident of Rice Lake, Saffert is an active member of his community, including the Rice Lake Economic Development Corporation Board, Barron County Sunrise Rotary, St. Joseph Parish Finance Council, and as District Chair — Blue Hills District Boy Scouts of America and the North Central Reined Cow Horse Association Board.