BOONE, Iowa – April 26, 2013 – Bob Grathwohl, President/CEO of VisionBank of Iowa, is pleased to announce the promotion of Doug Thompson to Market President and Nick Lentz to Vice President-Commercial Banker.
Thompson will continue to office at VisionBank’s South Marshall office at 1704 S. Marshall Street and will be responsible for managing the offices in Boone and Ogden. Thompson, who has over 30 years of commercial and agricultural banking experience, has spent the last six (6) months as SVP-Commercial Manager. He will continue to be an active lender and now will also be responsible for all aspects of deposits and lending activity, as well as directing business development, staff development, customer satisfaction, community leadership, promoting corporate culture, goals, and objectives within the Boone and Ogden markets. Doug and his wife, Ginny, live in Boone. He is active in several organizations including the Boone Rotary Club and the Iowa State Alumni Association.
Lentz has spent the last five (5) years as Assistant Vice President/Commercial Banker at VisionBank’s Ogden office. As Vice President, Lentz will continue to office at VisionBank’s Ogden office at 217 W Mulberry Street. Lentz will continue to provide agricultural and commercial lending services to the Ogden community. Nick and his family live in Ogden. He is the President of the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce and is active in the St. John’s Church, Ogden Medical Clinic Committee and several other Ogden community groups.