WAUNAKEE, Wis. – October 22, 2013 – Joelle Tlapa has been promoted to branch manager with the Associated branch located at 269 S. Century Ave. In this role she is responsible for managing the overall operations of the branch while directing activities to help maintain and develop business and consumer relationships.

Formerly, Tlapa served as personal banker with Associated Bank. She earned an associate’s degree in art and science from the University of Wisconsin – Richland and a bachelor’s degree in business management from University of Wisconsin – Stout.