WaterStone Bank has announced Scott DeJong as the new vice president of commercial real estate.
DeJong comes to WaterStone Bank with over 20 years of commercial real estate experience, most recently at US Bank. He graduated from the University of Milwaukee with a bachelor of business administration in accounting.
DeJong’s expertise in the commercial lending space includes work with apartments, shopping centers, hotels, condominiums, subdivisions, and industrial offices and medical office buildings. He’s supported a range of clients including individuals, regional developers, and publicly traded Real Estate Investment Trusts. DeJong’s mastery financing projects across the nation will be a strong asset to WaterStone Bank.
“We are very excited to have Scott join our lending team,” said Joseph Mudlaff, director of commercial real estate. Mudlaff continued his remarks, “We [WaterStone Bank] have always been a consistent and reliable lender… The addition of Scott to our team is further evidence of the bank’s commitment to continue serving the commercial real estate market.”
Beyond his professional accomplishments, DeJong’s real passion is cycling. He participates annually in the MACC Fund’s Ride for Hope (Trek 100). Furthermore, he is an avid Wisconsin sports fan! DeJong resides with his wife in the Mukwonago community where they own, breed, and train horses.