Eau Claire, WI – Charter Bank is proud to announce and welcome Ann Gonstead-Hartle as Compliance Officer. She is responsible for ensuring compliance with Federal and State regulations as well as internal policies and procedures, across all departments within the bank.
“Ann comes to Charter Bank with extensive experience in the areas of compliance, internal controls and risk management,” states Paul Kohler, President of Charter Bank. “We are very lucky to have her join our team to maintain the same tradition of excellence that has already been established.”
Gonstead-Hartle began her banking career over 18 years ago at American Bank, now known as Merchants Bank. She also served as a Manager at Wipfli, LLP providing financial regulatory compliance consulting for banks in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Illinois. Most recently, Gonstead-Hartle worked as the Vice President of Compliance at CCF Bank. She has earned certifications from the Independent Community Bankers of America and the Institute of Certified Bankers.
“I’m looking forward to being a part of a respected community bank,” states Gonstead-Hartle. “I’m excited to be a part of the progress that I believe Charter Bank will be making in the coming years.”
An Eau Claire native, Gonstead-Hartle, along with her spouse Randy, enjoys spending her free time gardening, reading or doing any activity that includes their family of four children and seven grandchildren.