Christopher McDonnell

Commercial Lender


Chris McDonnell, Commercial Lender, has 16 years of experience. He joined Heartland bank in 2021 and works in our Coralville, Iowa branch office. Prior to working at Heartland Bank, Chris was vice president of commercial banking for another local bank.

Chris attended the University of Iowa and graduated in 2006. Chris is also a graduate of the Iowa Bankers Association’s Commercial Lending School in 2010.

Chris and his wife Karleen, reside in Iowa City, Iowa with their three children: Claire, Matthew, and Nicholas. Chris is active in the community, having served as a Board of Director and Finance Committee member for CommUnity Crisis Services, Chairperson for the American Heart Association, “Heart Ball”, and Member of the Iowa City Noon Lions Club Board of Directors.

In his spare time, Chris enjoys fishing, playing tennis, and following sports teams of his alma mater, the Iowa Hawkeyes.