Alison Kellam has joined Associated Bank as senior vice president, relationship manager, for Associated Commercial Banking. Her primary responsibility is middle market commercial lending with a focus on privately held companies in the greater Chicago area.

With over 10 years of financial lending experience, Kellam was formerly a senior vice president at Cole Taylor Bank, and she began her lending career at LaSalle Bank. Kellam earned a bachelor’s degree in economics and Spanish from Lake Forest College.

Kellam is active in the community serving as an associate board member and treasurer of North Lawndale College Prep and board member for the La Grange Area Newcomers Club. Her office is located at 525 West Monroe, Chicago.