Horizon Announces Laree Waanders as Mortgage Loan Originator

Horizon Announces Laree Waanders as Mortgage Loan Originator

Mike Townsend, Vice President, Producing Mortgage Sales Manager, is pleased to announce Laree Waandersas a Mortgage Loan Originator in our Holland Michigan office.


Waanders has 25 years of banking experience and most of her mortgage career has been serving the Holland and Allegan County area. She will be responsible for originating residential mortgage loans and specializes in conventional mortgage and construction lending. As a resident of Allegan County, she understands the importance of USDA/rural lending and non-conventional mortgage options in this area for her customers.


Waanders attended Hope College in Holland Michigan and is active in her community. She is a Board Member at the Allegan County Community Foundation, has been a Junior Achievement volunteer presenter for 7 years, is a Large Group Leader /VBS/ GEMS for

Benthiem Reformed Church and is a past president of the Saugatuck/Douglas Rotary Club.


Horizon Bancorp is a locally owned, independent, commercial bank holding company serving Northern and Central Indiana and Southwest and Central Michigan through its commercial banking subsidiary Horizon Bank. Horizon also offers mortgage-banking services throughout the Midwest. Horizon Bancorp may be reached online at www.horizonbank.com. Its common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol HBNC.



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