J. Scott Sitter
President, Chief Executive Officer and Director
Mr. Sitter has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Choice Bank and Choice Bancorp, Inc. since 2011. He has more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Choice Bank, Scott spent 14 years as a founding officer and the Senior Credit Officer for a $450.0 million community bank. His experience also includes 5 additional years as a Vice President for two regional holding company banks and 7 years as a Financial Examiner for the State of Wisconsin’s Department of Financial Institutions. Scott received his BBA-Finance degree from the University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh in 1984, where he also completed several graduate-level business courses. He also completed specialized banking courses at Louisiana State University, Northern Illinois University, and the University of Nebraska. Scott has been active in the Oshkosh community as a member/supporter of the Friends of Oshkosh, Rotary, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, the Boys & Girls Club, and the Affinity Health Foundation. Scott currently serves on the Executive Committee for the Oshkosh Chamber of Commerce, is a board member for the Oshkosh Community Foundation, and is a member of the Leadership Oshkosh Steering Committee.
Executive Vice President and Director
Having spent 35 years in Oshkosh as a lender and financial institution leader, Mr. Leedle knows the market, the customers and their needs. He has served other Oshkosh area banks as a Senior Lender, Commercial/Business lender and a Department Manager. Stan is extremely active and has been involved in various community organizations and non-profits such as Oshkosh Chamber of Commerce, Oshkosh Commercial Development Corporation, and Friends of Oshkosh. Stan currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Wisconsin Bankers Association and has previously held the role of Chairman of the Community Bankers of Wisconsin.
Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer
Mr Siemers has over 25 years of experience in the banking industry. Previous to joining Choice Bank, Fred retained the title and role of President and CEO at a prominent Wisconsin community bank. He has extensive experience in credit and commercial lending. Fred earned his Bachelors of Business Administration - Finance and Masters of Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh. He is a graduate of the Wisconsin Bankers Association's Graduate School of Banking at UW Madison. He is an active community member with previous time dedicated to the Wisconsin Rapid's Chamber of Commerce, South Wood County YMCA and Incourage Community Foundation.. He recently served as chair of the Wisconsin Bankers Association Board.
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Glynn has over 30 years of experience in the financial services industry. John's experience includes financial management, risk management, bank operations and technologies, as well as acquisition and expansion. Prior to that he worked in public accounting serving primarily financial institutions. John earned his bachelors degree from Marquette University and is a certified public accountant for the state of Wisconsin. He has also studied Advanced Asset Liability Management at the Sendero Institute and graduated with honors from the UW Madison BAI School for Bank Administration.
Vice President - Deposit Operations
Mrs. Donaldson has over 20 years of experience in the banking industry. Prior to joining Choice Bank, Janelle held the position of AVP Loan and Deposit Operations Officer at a central Wisconsin bank. She has experience in staff training, management, marketing and customer service. Janelle earned her Bachelors of Science in Business Administration and Marketing from Bemidji State University in Minnesota.
Vice President - Loan Operations
Mrs. Abraham has over 30 years of experience in the banking industry. Prior to joining Choice Bank, Terri managed the loan administration department for a $450.0 million community bank. She has extensive experience in the loan operations and commercial lending area. Terri is a native of the Fox Valley area. Growing up on a farm, she enjoys showing and caring for horses with her daughter and spending quality time with family and other loved ones.
Vice President - Residential Lending
Mr. Bobusch has 14 years of experience in the mortgage lending industry. Prior to joining Choice Bank, Mike was a Branch Manager at an Oshkosh area mortgage company. He has experience in residential, consumer, and construction lending. Mike has been with Choice Bank for 10 years. Mike received his BBA in Marketing from Winona State University in 1998.
Vice President - Compliance Officer
Mr. Kahl has over 30 years of experience in the banking industry. He has extensive background in the compliance area as a past Director of Compliance Services and over 22 years of experience as a Vice President and Loan Compliance Officer at two community banks in the Fox Valley. He is a Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager (CRCM). In addition, he has completed the Wisconsin Bankers Association’s Graduate School of Banking. He obtained a B.A. in Business Management from Ripon College graduating with honors while participating as a collegiate athlete on the Varsity Football team.
Assistant Vice President - Private Banker
Mrs. Jorgenson has over 35 years of experience in the financial services industry. She has served other Oshkosh area financial institutions as a Personal Banker, Assistant Vice President – Branch Manager, and Assistant Vice President – Mortgage Officer with experience in residential and consumer lending. Ingrid studied education and business administration at Luther College in Iowa and UW-Oshkosh. Ingrid is active in community organizations. She is a member of the Oshkosh Mid-Morning Kiwanis, where she has been a member for over 25 years. She is a past member of Oshkosh Money Conference Committee, Winnebago Home Builders Association, Wisconsin Bankers Association Financial Literacy Advisory Board, and past Treasurer for West Side Association.
Assistant Vice President - Commercial Loan Officer
Mr. Miller started his banking career with Choice Bank working in the credit and commercial lending departments. Chad earned his Bachelors of Business Administration, majoring in Finance, from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. Chad is currently attending the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. In addition to his professional experience, Chad is involved in the Oshkosh community as an assistant basketball coach at Oshkosh North High School.
Chad M. Miller
Assistant Vice President - Residential Lending
Mr. Miller has over 15 years of lending experience in the mortgage industry. Prior to joining Choice Bank, Chad held the position of Assistant Vice President - Mortgage Banking at a local financial institution for 10 years. Chad is an officer of the Winnegamie Home Builders Association, a graduate of Leadership Oshkosh and involved with many other local community organizations. Chad enjoys competing in chili cook-offs and is an avid music enthusiast. In his free time he enjoys cooking and boating with his wife and their dogs.
Assistant Vice President - Residential Lending
Mr. Thada has over 25 years of lending experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Choice Bank, George spent 19 years as a Mortgage Loan Originator with a local financial institution. George has extensive experience in consumer and residential lending as well as 8 years prior management experience. George earned his Bachelors of Business Administration, majoring in Finance and Marketing, from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. George enjoys many outdoor pastimes including boating. four wheeling, kayaking and hiking in NE Wisconsin.
Mrs. Freeman has over 10 years of experience in the banking industry. Prior to joining Choice Bank, Julie held the position of Bank Manager at a local financial institution. In addition she has over 15 years of management experience. She volunteers with the Oshkosh Senior Center. Julie is a native of the Fox Valley area and enjoys spending time and traveling with her family.
Ms. Starbird has over 10 years of experience in accounting and financial institution industry, working most recently as a Manager at a public accounting firm. her experience also includes positions as an Accountant at a financial institution and a Financial Examiner with the State of Wisconsin. Miranda obtained a B.A. in Mathematics from Ripon College, a B.A. in Accounting from Lakeland College, and is a Certified Public Accountant. In addition, she completed the Graduate School of Banking's Financial Managers School at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Miranda enjoys reading, camping, traveling, and experiencing new things with her friends and family.
Deposit Operations Officer
Mrs. Wagner has over 23 years of experience in the banking industry. Prior to joining Choice Bank, Janeen gained extensive banking experience on the teller line, personal banking, branch management, loan administration and lending. She recently has completed and has been accredited as an ACH Professional (AAP). Janeen is a native of the Fox Valley area and stays active with her children's activities. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, camping and being outside.
Human Resource Officer
Mrs. McReath started her banking career with Choice Bank working in the human resources, accounting and marketing departments. Maggie earned her Bachelors of Business Administration, majoring in Human Resources and Finance, from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. In addition, she completed the Graduate School of Banking's Human Resource Management School at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is a graduate of the Oshkosh Chamber of Commerce's Leadership Oshkosh program.
IT Operations Officer and Bank Security Officer
Mr. Mikkelson started his banking career with Choice Bank working in the personal banking department, business banking, and most recently, Assistant Branch Manager at the Jackson location. Corey earned his Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, majoring in Finance, from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. Corey is active in the Oshkosh Community teaching Junior Achievement for 4th graders and is a 2017 graduate of the Leadership Oshkosh program. Corey enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, reading and sports.
Commercial Loan Officer
Mr. Salzer started his banking career with Choice Bank working in the credit and commercial lending departments. Mitchell earned his Bachelors of Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh studying Finance, Accounting and Taxation. He also has years of experience in property management and the rental real estate market. Outside of business, Mitchell enjoys golfing, volunteering and traveling.
Commercial Loan Officer
Mr. Lueptow started his banking career with Choice Bank working in the credit and commercial lending departments. Eric received his Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh, where he majored in Finance. Outside of work, he enjoys golfing, traveling, and being outdoors. He also loves spending time with friends and family.