February, 27, 2017
Equity Bank Announces 2017 Officer Promotions.
Equity Bank has announced the promotion of seven officers within its markets in Kansas and Missouri, following Equity Bank's Board of Directors meeting in February. Stop by and congratulate the following Equity Bank professionals:
Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer
Brady Rodgers has been promoted to Vice President - Commercial Loan Officer in Equity's Kansas City market, based at the bank's commercial location at I-435 and Roe. Rodgers has been with the bank since February 2012, joining as part of Equity's acquisition of First Community Bank in October 2012. Rodgers started with Equity Bank as a credit analyst and became a commercial lender in 2013.
Vice President, Metro Mortgage Manager
Ronan Sramek has been promoted to Vice President - Metro Mortgage Manager. Sramek started with the bank in 2014 as a loan officer in Hays, KS. Sramek will now oversee mortgage originations, officers and strategy in Equity Bank's Wichita and Kansas City markets. He will be based in the bank's south Overland Park location at 151st and Antioch.
Assistant Vice President
Kirby Coale has been promoted to Assistant Vice President and Commercial Lender. Coale joined Equity Bank in 2012 through the merger of First Community Bank as a credit analyst before transitioning to a commercial loan officer in 2016. Coale is based at the bank's I-435 and Roe location.
Assistant Vice President
Melody Wenger, Branch Manager in Sedalia, MO, has been promoted to Assistant Vice President. Wenger joined Equity Bank in 2014 as a customer service manager and was quickly promoted to Branch Manager.
Tom Bogovic, Credit Manager, has been promoted to Officer. Bogovic joined Equity Bank in 2015 as a credit analyst, and was promoted to credit manager in 2016. Bogovic is based at the bank’s headquarters at Kellogg and Rock in Wichita. Bogovic concentrates on credit management for the bank's Wichita and Southeastern Kansas markets.
Chad Nieman, Credit Manager, has been promoted to officer of the bank. Nieman joined Equity Bank in February 2013 as a credit analyst at the bank's headquarters in Wichita at Kellogg and Rock. He was promoted to credit manager in 2016 after relocating to Equity Bank’s main Kansas City office I-435 and Roe in Overland Park.
Mike Salerno, Mortgage Underwriter, has been promoted to Officer. Salerno joined Equity Bank in 2013, and is based at the bank’s headquarters at Kellogg and Rock in Wichita.