Business Banking Team

 

John Blum

John Blum

Senior Vice President,
Small Business Banking Manager

john.blum@iabfinancial.com
Cell Phone: (260) 227-0109

With nearly 40 in the financial industry, incorporating experience in credit and commercial banking, Blum received his Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from the University of Saint Francis (USF). Blum volunteers his time as the Alumni Representative on the Finance and Investment Committee for USF. Additionally, he has been actively involved as a Board member of MSD of Southwest Allen County, as well as serving with Fort Wayne Public Television, the Education Committee of Greater Fort Wayne, Inc. and the Indiana Economic Development Council.

Nick Felger

Nick Felger

Assistant Vice President,
Business Banking Officer

nick.felger@iabfinancial.com
Cell Phone: (260) 437-0408

Nick attended Indiana University-Purdue University, Fort Wayne and has over 25 years’ experience in the financial services industry. He looks forward to each day and the opportunities he has to form true and long-lasting partnerships with his clients in his role as a business banker. In his spare time, Nick enjoys spending time with his family.

Steve Habig

Steve Habig

Vice President,
Business Banking Officer

steve.habig@iabfinancial.com
Cell Phone: (260) 494-5649

A career banker, Steve’s been helping people realize their financial dreams for over 35 years. He’s a graduate of Indiana University with a BS in Finance and has honed his banking skills over a long and successful career in financial services. During his spare time, works with Risk Management Association, a non-profit association advising the financial services industry. His other interests include photography, music, and working out.

Kevin Roth

Kevin Roth

Vice President,
Business Banking Officer

kevin.roth@iabfinancial.com
Cell Phone: (260) 645-0223

A graduate of International Business College, Kevin has been with iAB for over 35 years, and is also licensed to sell real estate and insurance. He lives on his family’s fifth generation Hoosier Homestead farm in Grabill and is heavily involved with his community as a longtime board member of the Foods Resource Bank, the Grabill Economic Development Council and the Grabill Chamber of Commerce. When not helping his customers, he enjoys auctions, flea markets and road biking.

 

Sid Schwartz

Sid Schwartz

Vice President,
Business Banking Officer

sid.schwartz@iabfinancial.com
Cell Phone: (260) 227-0202

A veteran of the banking business, Sid has over 25 years’ experience in lending including 11 years as a business banker. He is a graduate of Community Bankers School and enjoys assisting businesses in meeting their financial goals. He loves giving back to the community and currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Wells County Chamber of Commerce and the Bluffton Rotary Club, as well as being a member of the Finance Committee of the Wells County Foundation.

Commercial Banking Team

 

Thom Obergfell

Thom Obergfell

Senior Vice President,
Commercial Banking Manager

thom.obergfell@iabfinancial.com
A 30+ year banking professional and graduate of Bishop Dwenger and University of Saint Francis (USF), Thom and his team are dedicated to getting it right for iAB customers. Thom serves on the Board of Trustees for USF as well as dedicating time to the Fort Wayne Redevelopment Commission.  He has a long history with the St. Peter’s Zion Project for neighborhood revitalization and is known to occasionally play guitar in a rock band.

Matt Blair

Matt Blair

Vice President,
Commercial Banking Officer

matt.blair@iabfinancial.com
Cell Phone: (260) 409-5683

A graduate of Indiana University, Matt has worked in commercial lending for 15 years. He also has over nearly 10 years’ experience in local government, providing loans to businesses through the City of Fort Wayne/Community Development Corporation. When he’s not providing loans to area businesses, Matt is a volunteer fireman for the town of Monroeville, and enjoys hunting and camping in his downtime.

Cody Brooks

Cody Brooks

Commercial Banking Officer

cody.brooks@iabfinancial.com
Cell Phone: (260) 227-1809

Cody has a degree in Finance from Indiana University-Purdue University, Fort Wayne. He has 6 years of banking experience, primarily in credit analysis and commercial lending. As a lender he focuses on being a resource for his clients and helping them plan for their financing needs. Cody lives a life of service as he is a military veteran and served in Iraq in 2008.  In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife and 4 kids and is an avid reader.

Jill Keim

Jill Keim

Vice President,
Commercial Banking Officer

jill.keim@iabfinancial.com
Cell Phone: (260) 446-9237

A 30-year veteran of the banking business, Jill brings a wealth of experience to her job at iAB. She’s held every title from Teller to Vice President of Commercial Banking. Jill graduated from IPFW with a degree in Organizational Leadership and Development, and is also actively involved with the Community Development Corporation. She enjoys the outdoors and loves to flower garden in her spare time.

Matt Marshall

Matt Marshall

Assistant Vice President,
Commercial Banking Officer

matt.marshall@iabfinancial.com
Cell Phone: (260) 241-0022

Before suiting up for a career in banking over 15years ago, he earned his BA in Finance from Manchester University and his MBA from Indiana University.. Name to Fort Wayne’s prestigious 40 Under 40 in 2016, Matt is dedicated to his community, and is involved in Junior Achievement, ARCH and Redeemer Radio. In any downtime, he enjoys hunting, fishing and local/regional history.

Bob Michael

Bob Michael

First Vice President,
Commercial Banking Officer

bob.michael@iabfinancial.com
Cell Phone: (260) 446-5928

Bob has over 40 years’ experience in banking in Fort Wayne. He earned a BA in Mathematics and an MBA in Finance from Indiana University, and is an alumnus of the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin. He currently serves on the boards of the Fort Wayne Sports Corp. and the Concordia Educational Association. In his spare time he is active in worldwide competitive volleyball.

Aaron Schaffer

Aaron Schaffer

Vice President,
Commercial Banking Officer

aaron.schaffer@iabfinancial.com
Cell Phone: (260) 227-1499

Aaron, a Fort Wayne native, received his Bachelor of Science in Finance from Ball State University. His professional background covers multiple facets of commercial banking, including: mergers and acquisitions, financial forecasting, and cash management. He has industry experience in manufacturing, logistics, healthcare, and construction. Aaron serves on the boards for Big Brothers Big Sisters and Matthew 25, and in his spare time enjoys traveling, reading, and being with his family.

Brad Stanfield

Brad Stanfield

Vice President,
Commercial Banking Officer

brad.stanfield@iabfinancial.com
Cell Phone: (260) 494-6223

After 36 years in the financial industry, Brad still enjoys making a difference for area businesses. Brad specializes in Commercial and Investment Real Estate financing.  He earned his BS in Finance and Management from Ball State University and completed the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin. Brad is currently the Board President for Mustard Seed Furniture Bank, and enjoys pheasant hunting in his spare time.

 

Jim Yonker

Jim Yonker

First Vice President,
Commercial Banking Officer

jim.yonker@iabfinancial.com
Cell Phone: (260) 417-8536

Jim is a seasoned pro of over 24 years and is proficient with all facets of commercial banking. He offers his clients a unique perspective, having been a controller and holding a CPA license. Active in the community, Jim serves on the boards of The Creative Arts Council, St. Joseph’s Parish in Bluffton, and is a member of the Knights of Columbus. Former board member of Science Central and Junior Achievement instructor.  In spare time, he coaches travel and league baseball and has been involved in coaching girls fast pitch softball.