SLINGER — Cornerstone
Community Bank, based in Grafton, has announced plans to
soon open a branch of the bank at 1155 E. Commerce Blvd.
To coincide with the new branch opening. Ben Becker has
joined Cornerstone Community Bank as vice president —
senior commercial lender.
The new Cornerstone Slinger office has a target opening
date of July 1 pending application approval and will be
located in the same building that houses Glynn
Accounting and Tax Service.
“We have found the recent consolidation in the banking
industry has provided opportunity for our community bank
in the Washington County marketplace,” said Paul Foy,
president of Cornerstone Community Bank. “As a local
community bank, we offer services at our other locations
in Grafton and Menomonee Falls that we now will be
bringing to Washington County. The addition of Ben to
the Cornerstone team positions us to service small
businesses in our soon-to-be Slinger office, and to give
back to Washington County where Ben grew up, continues
to be involved and has worked for the past nine years.”
Becker comes to Cornerstone with over 16 years of
commercial lending experience as a community banker.
Becker is involved in several community organizations
including the Slinger-Allenton Rotary Club, Economic
Development/ Washington County, Medical Center
Foundation of Hartford, the ALS Association — both the
Wisconsin Chapter and National Organization, and Lannon
Stonemen Youth Baseball.
Becker will join Vice President — Senior Commercial
Lender Chris Zirbes, along with lenders Todd Novotny and
Chris Boucher, and will be based out of Slinger.
Together they will work to grow Cornerstone’s portfolio
of commercial real estate and business loans.
Becker will be assisted by Business Support Specialist
Rose Metke, who also has joined Cornerstone and brings
over 40 years of experience working with commercial
Founded in 1990, Cornerstone Community Bank is an
independent, family owned and operated bank, serving
small businesses and individuals with a full array of
banking services. Cornerstone Community Bank has
locations in Grafton and Menomonee Falls.