Jonas VredeveldJonas Vredeveld

VP, Business Development

Jonas has 16 years of experience in small business lending and a background in credit analysis, portfolio management, and business development. This variety of roles throughout his career enables Jonas to take a comprehensive approach to sales, and tailor the best solution for his clients.

A graduate of Miami University with a BS in Economics, Jonas was a commodities trader for an agri-business firm prior to his career in banking. His banking tenure has included time as a top producer for Quadrant Financial, First Chatham Bank, CertusBank, and BankUnited. He regularly earned President’s Club honors at each company for his accomplishments in SBA lending.

In his time away from work, Jonas enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters. He hopes to impart his love for soccer and tennis on his girls, both of whom are under the age of 3. During the school year, Jonas tutors Chicago youth. Who knows, maybe he’s training the next great SBA lender?