MILWAUKEE – October 22, 2013 – Christine Popanz is named senior business systems analyst with Associated Bank. In this role she works on teams that manage the delivery of efficient data warehouse solutions for reporting and analysis for the retail, commercial, marketing and credit groups.

A veteran of 27 years in the financial industry, Popanz specializes in meeting the business users’ requirements to meet federal regulations, make business decisions regarding customer needs, and internally manage incentives and strategic business objectives.

Popanz earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from St. Louis University. Her office is located at 330 E. Kilbourn Ave.

Jeffrey Schaefer has been promoted to vice president, relationship manager, with Associated Commercial Banking. His primary responsibility is middle market commercial lending with a focus on privately held companies in the greater Milwaukee area.

With eight years of financial experience, Schaefer most recently held the position of vice president, business banking, where he specialized in customizing banking solutions for business clients to meet their diverse financial needs. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire and earned a Master’s in Business Administration degree from Marquette University.

In the community Schaefer serves on the boards of COA Youth & Family Centers and Easter Seals Wisconsin. His office is located at 330 E. Kilbourn Ave.