Loan Officers of Silver Lake Bank
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Matthew L. Clarke, Vice President, Loan Officer
Matthew joined the bank on a part-time basis in early 2009 while attending Kansas State University. Upon graduation, he became a full-time Credit Analyst. He was promoted to Loan Officer in early 2010. Matthew is able to assist customers with all types of loan requests. He is located at the Main Office in North Topeka.
John joined the bank in 2022 and leads the bank’s newest location in Overland Park. He is well established in the Greater Kansas City market with over 30 years of commercial banking experience and previously served as Market President and Chief Credit Officer for two other financial institutions. His business development specialties include working capital lines of credit, equipment financing, commercial real estate and residential construction lending. He graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a degree in Business Administration with a major in Economics.
Phone: 913.914.4002 or mobile 913.481.2503
Nicholas joined the bank in 2016. He graduated from the University of the South in Sewanee Tennessee with a degree in Economics. Nicholas is a lender and market president based in our Lawrence location.
Don R. Hamilton, Senior Vice President, Loan Officer
Don joined the bank in 1991 as a Loan Officer and is able to assist customers with all types of loan requests. From buying a vehicle, constructing a new home, buying commercial property, or operating a farm he can assist you. Don has worked in Agricultural Lending since 1980. He graduated from Kansas State University with a degree in Finance. Don maintains an office at our original location in Silver Lake but can meet you at your business location or another branch if needed.
C. Scott Hughes, Vice President, Loan Officer
Scott graduated from Central Missouri State University with a degree in Business Administration. Located at our Southwest Office, his expertise is in Small Business Lending and Real Estate Investment property transactions but can assist customers with all types of loan requests.
Kelli joined the bank in 2013 after spending five years in the banking industry serving in various capacities and roles. She is a graduate of Kansas State University with a BS in Business Administration. Kelli is located at the Main office in North Topeka where she is involved with portfolio and risk management as well as consumer and commercial lending.
Mark Metzler, Assistant Vice President, Loan Officer
Mark, who has lived in Northeast Kansas for much of his life, joined Silver Lake Bank in 2022. He graduated from Kansas State University with a degree in Agricultural Education and has worked in community banking since 1985. He worked in all aspects of banking from being a teller, Operations/IT, consumer loans, commercial loans to ag loans and janitorial duties.