Jake Waldron is Vice President of Commercial Lending and has worked in commercial banking for the last 15 years in the Southwest Suburban (Chicago) Market. He specializes in C&I, Investment Real Estate and SBA504 financing. Growing up as the son of a business owner, Jake has always had a desire to apply his financial tools to aid small or midsize businesses. He believes the key to a successful commercial banking relationship starts with the trust between business owners and their banker.
As a lifelong resident of Plainfield, Jake has first-hand knowledge of the area and surrounding communities. Upon graduating from Plainfield Central High School, he continued his education at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign.
Jake is active within the community and currently serves as the Treasurer of the Plainfield School District Foundation of Excellence and is a former trustee of the Plainfield Riverfront Foundation. Jake is happily married to his wife Jenae and is the proud father of three young daughters, Piper, Leighton, and Harlow. When not chauffeuring to his daughter’s practices, Jake enjoys golfing and watching sports with family and friends.