MANISTIQUE, Mich., January 24, 2020 – mBank is pleased to announce the promotion of five individuals in key leadership roles: Tifanie Tremble, Senior Vice President Treasury Management; Josh Bal, Vice President Mortgage Loan Officer; JoAnn Dehring, Vice President Senior District Manager; William Davidson, Assistant Vice President Commercial Banking Officer and Anne Marie Smith, Branch Manager.
Kelly W. George, President and CEO of mBank commented on the recent promotions saying, “All of these Bank Officers possess the professional attributes and technical skill sets needed that augment the cornerstone of mBank’s mission enabling our collective success financially and culturally. These promotions are from within the Bank which continues to demonstrate our strong commitment to ongoing training and development for staff, while providing ample opportunities for professional growth within our operating platform.”
Tifanie Tremble, Vice President Treasury Management to Senior Vice President Treasury Management: Tifanie Tremble has over 17 years of banking experience, with an expertise in advising large commercial and municipal clients regarding cash flow, financing, and treasury management. She will now lead the Bank’s entire Treasury Management line of business. Tremble is a graduate of Walsh College with a Bachelor of Business Administration and has a Master of Business Administration from Northwood University.
Josh Bal, Assistant Vice President Mortgage Loan Officer to Vice President Mortgage Loan Officer: Josh Bal has over eight years of mortgage banking experience and has proven to be an integral part of the mBank Lending Team, more specifically in the Marquette Mortgage market. Since 2017, Bal has consistently helped build mBank’s mortgage presence in Marquette County and continues to be instrumental in the growth of the Washington Street office.
JoAnn Dehring, Assistant Vice President District Manager to Vice President Senior District Manager: JoAnn Dehring has worked in the banking industry since 2002 and has grown into many leadership roles throughout her career. In her new role as Vice President Senior District Manager, Dehring will oversee the Eastern Upper Peninsula, Manistique, and the Northern Lower Peninsula branches and their staff. Dehring’s dedication to providing exceptional customer service and proactive management style will continue to strengthen the in-branch customer experience.
William Davidson Portfolio Manager/Junior Commercial Lender to Assistant Vice President Commercial Banking Officer: William Davidson joined the mBank team in 2009. With over 18 years of experience in the financial industry serving as a credit analyst and administrator, Davidson will continue to build our commercial presence in Southeast Michigan in his new role as Assistant Vice President Commercial Banking Officer.
Anne Marie Smith Assistant Branch Manager to Branch Manager: Anne Marie Smith has over 20 years of experience in retail banking. In her new leadership role as Branch Manager, Smith will serve as a trusted resource for her staff, mBank clients, and overall Downtown Alpena by growing market share and being active civically.
About Mackinac Financial Corporation and mBank
Headquartered in Manistique, Michigan, mBank proudly serves Michigan and Northern Wisconsin with 29 branch locations. With assets in excess of $1.30 billion, the community bank empowers individuals and small to medium sized businesses with smart financing and depository solutions for peace of mind. For more information, visit: bankmbank.com. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender.