First National Bank of Michigan Lender Promoted to Market President
September 29, 2014
Source: Alyssa Gapske
Job Title: Marketing and Community Relations Director
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.-First National Bank of Michigan is pleased to announce the promotion of Jefra Groendyk to Market President, Grand Rapids.
Groendyk joined First National Bank of Michigan in 2012 as Vice President and Commercial Banker.
With more than 30 years of banking and sales experience, Groendyk has been a leader for First National Bank of Michigan in the west Michigan market.
"Jefra possesses an exquisite attention to detail critical for someone in a leadership role," said Larry Lueth, President of First National Bank of Michigan. "Expanding Jefra's role at the Bank gives her the opportunity to make a greater impact in the west Michigan community and beyond, a key goal of First National Bank of Michigan."
Groendyk has been regularly recognized in the Midwest as a leader in the industry, landing on the Western Michigan Business Review's Most Influential list and earning Midwest Real Estate News, Powerful Woman in Real Estate recognition. She is an active member of the Economic Club of Grand Rapids, and the Association for Corporate Growth, Western Michigan.
"I am excited about the opportunity to lead at First National Bank of Michigan, a community bank that truly puts customers and the community first," said Groendyk.
First National Bank of Michigan is a locally-owned bank with locations in Kalamazoo, Portage and Grand Rapids. Deposits stay in these West Michigan communities to fund loans, and decisions are made locally by experienced bankers committed to helping individuals and businesses grow and prosper.