Associated hires David Waligorski as director of credit risk review

Associated hires David Waligorski as director of credit risk review

MILWAUKEE - July 11, 2012 - David Waligorski has joined Associated Bank as director of credit risk review. In this capacity he will work directly with lending officers, credit administrators and loan servicing colleagues to provide accurate and consistent administration of loan review activities for affiliate bank commercial and retail loan portfolios.

Waligorski brings 20 years of experience to the role, most recently with BMO Harris Bank where he was a regional special accounts manager. He has also worked for Firstar Bank in Milwaukee and the Greater Milwaukee Open. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse and is a certified public accountant. His office is located at 330 E. Kilbourn Ave., Milwaukee.

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