Jon Werme Joins Sturgis Bank as Senior Vice President, Kalamazoo Market President
Sturgis Bank is pleased to announce that Jon Werme has joined the organization as Senior Vice President, Kalamazoo Market President. He joins Sturgis Bank with over 35 years of banking experience in commercial lending, credit analysis, and private banking.
Jon previously served in leadership roles in the Kalamazoo area for state-wide and national banks. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business and Economics from Hope College and a Master of Business Administration from Indiana University.
Jason Hyska, Chief Executive Officer of Sturgis Bank, said, “We are thrilled to have Jon join our team as Market President in Kalamazoo. His strong history of serving business customers in that area will further enhance our impact in a community that we have served for over five years.
“I am so pleased to join Sturgis Bank, a growing, independent community bank with a great culture,” said Jon. “I look forward to a greater focus and larger impact in the Portage/Kalamazoo area where I was born, raised, and still call home. My hope is to ensure our clients feel how much we value them and appreciate their choice to bank with Sturgis Bank as their partner for future success.”
Jon is active in the local community and currently serves as Immediate Past Chair of the Board for Kalamazoo Neighborhood Housing Services. He will serve customers from the Portage Banking Center at 8025 Creekside Drive.