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Officers of Silver Lake Bank

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Senior Management, and Branch Managers

Patrick R. Gideon, President and Chief Executive Officer
NMLS# 790987

Patrick R. Gideon, President Patrick joined Silver Lake Bank in 1980 following his graduation from Kansas University with a degree in Business Administration and Finance. He has been a member of the Board of Directors since 1981 and was elected President in 1987. During his career with SLB, Patrick has held various positions from teller to putting together complex lending transactions.

Phone: 785.379.8222

Kerry J. Martin, Executive Vice President

Kerry J. Martin, Executive Vice PresidentKerry has been with the bank since 1989. She graduated from Kansas University with a degree in Accounting and Business Administration, then was an FDIC Bank Examiner for 4½ years before joining the bank. Her responsibilities include regulatory compliance, internal audit oversight and overall management of the organization.

Phone: 785.379.8136

Eric M. Donaldson, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Eric M. Donaldson, Chief Financial OfficerEric graduated from Washburn University with a degree in Finance and was employed with local organizations before joining the bank in 2000 as the Assistant Controller. He was promoted to Controller in 2001 and CFO in 2014. Eric has overall responsibility for the financial records of the bank and is a member of the Asset Liability Committee.

Phone: 785.379.8145

Brice W. Feldt, Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Officer

Brice W. Feldt, Senior Vice PresidentBrice joined the bank in 1993 as an accounting clerk. During his tenure with the bank, he has served in many capacities including Accounting Supervisor, Branch Manager of Jayhawk, Data Processing Manager, Information Technology Manager and his most recent position is Chief Operating Officer. Brice is a graduate of Fort Hays State University with a degree in Accounting.

Phone: 785.379.8139

Staci Bray, Vice President / Loan Processing Manager

Stacy Bray,  Vice President/Loan Processing ManagerStaci has been with the bank as Loan Processing Manager since 2008. Prior to Silver Lake Bank, she worked for a local finance company for 13 years and prior to that a local bank for 5 years. Staci works directly with our lending staff in management of the processing, maintenance, and servicing of our loan portfolio, which includes commercial, agriculture, consumer, and residential real estate loans.

Phone: 785.379.8161

Ryan M. Geist, Assistant Vice President / Controller

Ryan M. Geist, Assistant Vice President/ControllerRyan joined the bank in 2015 as Assistant Controller after spending four years at a public accounting firm as an Audit Associate. He is a graduate of Washburn University with a degree in Finance and Accounting. Ryan was promoted to Controller in 2018 and is responsible for the day-to-day accounting functions of the bank as well as financial reporting.

Phone: 785.379.8175

John J. Geiger, Market President, Loan Officer - Overland Park / Greater Kansas City
NMLS# 528171

John J. Geiger, Market President/Loan Officer – Overland Park/Greater Kansas CityJohn 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 J. Gideon, Market President
NMLS# 1497937

Nicholas J. Gideon, Loan OfficerNicholas 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.

Phone: 785.379.8179

Heather D. Grunert, Sales Manager

Heather D. Grunert, Sales ManagerHeather is a Washburn University graduate with a degree in business administration with a dual degree in management and finance. She will drive day-to-day sales operations among lenders, the business development team and retail staff. She had a long and successful career in global sales with Payless ShoeSource. She works with the marketing and business development team on companywide growth strategies. She is based at the main bank.
Phone: 785.379.8213

Judy A. Hafner, Assistant Vice President / Teller Supervisor

Judy joined the bank in 2001. During her more than two decades at the bank, she served as the branch manager at both the Gage and Jayhawk branches. She is always happy and eager to serve customers.

Phone: 785.379.8201

Kimbra Henry, Human Resources Director

Kimbra HenryKimbra was named Human Resources Director in 2021.  She has broad management experience in the Topeka area with strengths in human resources, employee relations, business management, and special projects. She is a graduate of Emporia State University with a degree in Communications/Public Relations.

Phone: 785.379.8166

Shane C. Koci, Vice President, Online Banking Services Manager

Shane C. Koci, Assistant Vice PresidentShane joined the bank in 2008 after spending three years at a local financial institution serving in various operational capacities. He is a graduate of Kansas State University with a BS in Business Administration. Shane is responsible for online banking services and works with our high school student banks

Phone: 785.379.8162

Kelli A. Lambrecht, Assistant Vice President, Credit Officer

Kelli A. Lambrecht, Assistant Vice PresidentKelli 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.

Phone: 785.379.8168

Kelly L. Loneker, Regional Business Development Associate

Kelly Loneker, Regional Business Development AssociateKelly joined the bank in 2023 after a successful career in sales management serving in various capacities. She is a graduate of the University of Florida with a BS in Exercise Science. Kelly is responsible for cultivating key customer relationships and for growing deposit account services for our branches in the Lawrence and Overland Park area. Expect to see her a community events and local networking groups in Douglas and Johnson counties.

Phone: 785.379.8193

Cindy Lawson, Vice President / Credit Administrator

Cindy M. Lawson, Vice President/Credit AdministratorCindy has been with the Bank since 1987 as a member of our loan department. Today, she remains involved in the loan/credit side of the Bank, with her primary focus working with the lenders on their real estate transactions.

Phone: 785.379.8135

Christa J. Manning, Vice President/Assistant Operations Manager, Security

Christa J. Manning, Vice President/Assistant Operations Manager, SecurityChrista has been in banking operations for more than 40 years with 29 of those years with Silver Lake Bank. She is responsible for bank security, and oversight of retail/deposit operations. Though her office is in the loft at our Jayhawk location, you never know at which location you’ll find her.

Phone: 785.379.8140

Lainie McPherson, Assistant Vice President/Senior Credit Analyst

Lainie R. McPherson, Assistant Vice President/Senior Credit AnalystLainie joined the bank in 2013 with four years of prior banking experience. Lainie is a Kansas State University graduate with degrees in Accounting and Finance. Lainie is responsible for credit analysis and risk management to maintain the quality of the bank’s loan portfolio.

Phone: 785.379.8169

Holly D. Reed, Customer Relationship Manager

Holly D. Reed, Customer Relationship ManagerHolly has extensive customer service experience with 18 of those years in banking. Building relationships and going above and beyond to maintain excellent customer service is at the heart of everything she does.

Phone: 785.379.8206

Jeanny J. Sharp, Marketing & Community Development Manager

Lucas D. Mitchell, Branch ManagerJeanny joined Silver Lake Bank in 2022 and leads marketing, public relations, and community involvement initiatives. She previously led sales, marketing, and public relations efforts for private and public organizations in the Midwest, including serving as Editor/Publisher and Regional Sales Director roles in the media sector. She earned a Master of Business Administration from Ottawa University and a Bachelor of Science in Journalism/Strategic Communications from the University of Kansas.

Phone: 785.379.8207

Branch Managers

Danielle F. Hadsall, Jayhawk Branch Manager

Danielle F. Hadsall, Jayhawk Branch ManagerDanielle joined Silver Lake Bank in 2018 with over four years’ customer service experience and operations experience from another financial institution. Her responsibilities include providing excellent customer service, building customer relationships and managing customer service reps and tellers at our main branch. Danielle grew up in Silver Lake and attended Kansas State University.

Phone: 785.379.8198

Rachel Garrison, Southwest Branch Manager

Rachel L. Garrison, Southwest Branch Manager​Rachel grew up in north Topeka and graduated from Seaman High School and Washburn University. She serves as the branch manager for the Southwest branch with a primary emphasis on working with businesses on their account needs, specifically Health Savings Accounts. When she isn’t working, she enjoys her two Great Danes as well as watching movies, doing arts and crafts with her Cricut, and spending time with family and friends.

Phone: 785.379.8188

Roberta B. Haflich, Vice President, Gage Branch Manager

Roberta B. Haflich, Vice President, Gage Branch ManagerPrior to joining the bank in 2006, Roberta (Bert) had spent over 30 years in the financial services field. Bert is a graduate of Holton High School and has spent her entire career in Topeka. She is able to work with customers on filling both deposit and loan needs and has overall responsibility for the customer IRA accounts maintained by the bank.

Phone: 785.379.8155

Lucas D. Mitchell, Silver Lake Branch Manager

Roberta B. Haflich, Vice President, Gage Branch ManagerLucas joined the bank in 2015 as a Customer Service Representative. He has been a Silver Lake native since his early childhood. He graduated from Washburn University in 2013 with an Associates of Science with an Emphasis in Design Technology.

Phone: 785.379.8172

Rachel Vazquez, Lawrence Branch Manager

Rachel Vazquez, Lawrence Branch ManagerRachel joined the Lawrence branch in 2022, following a number of years in both customer service and working with financial institutions. She grew up in Douglas County’s Stull/Le Compton area and is a multi-generational Shawnee Heights High School graduate. She followed with post-secondary studies in nursing at Kaw Area Technical School. She loves the vibe of downtown Lawrence and working with customers on their deposit needs. She is happily married with 8 children, grandchildren and two pit bulls – Leroy and Hank.

Phone: 785.379.8185