Wendy Jirsa, vice president – Verona bank manager, has been elected to serve as president of the Verona Area Chamber of Commerce. The three-year term began in January 2022 and will allow Jirsa to serve in this role until December 2024. Jirsa has been with Capitol Bank since 2009 and her efforts helped Capitol Bank to become Verona’s largest bank by deposits in 2019 and 2020. Jirsa has a wealth of experience in personal and business banking, in addition to serving as a mortgage lender alongside Howard Cagle at Capitol Bank Verona.
In addition to Jirsa’s involvement with the Verona Chamber, she currently serves as the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Visionaries of the Year team chair and was the LLS Woman of the Year in 2019. Jirsa also serves on the board for BOSS (Building Opportunities for Student Success) as secretary and treasurer.