LANSING | Old Plank Trail Community Bank recently welcomed Candice Villagrana to its commercial banking team as vice president. She will be working from the bank’s newly acquired First National Bank of Illinois branch in Lansing.
Villagrana has eight years of commercial banking experience with success in developing new business, financial risk management, and financial analysis.
Villagrana comes to Wintrust from MB Financial Bank where she spent the beginning of her career completing credit training. She served as Vice President at MB Financial Bank being responsible for managing a portfolio and developing business in the South Suburbs and Northwest Indiana.
Villagrana graduated magna cum laude from Augustana College with a bachelor's degree in economics and business finance as well as a minor in accounting. She is involved in Engaging Northwest Indiana Businesswomen and will soon be appointed to the Board of Directors.