Michael E. Schrage, President and CEO of Centier Bank, is pleased to announce the promotion of Jason L. Harris to the role of Vice President, Community Lender Manager.
Harris joined Centier Bank in 2007 and began working in the bank’s Merrillville-based Client Service Center, where his passion for customer service led him to new opportunities within the organization. Upon graduating from Indiana University Northwest, he was promoted to Assistant Branch Manager of Centier’s Gary Glen Park location, later becoming a Community Lender serving the Gary community.
“I look forward to using my new position to benefit my community,” said Harris, “I plan to build a team of Community Lenders that excel in providing resources and education to individuals and families that desire homeownership. In addition, I’m excited to implement a focus on outreach opportunities for first time homebuyers and partner with organizations that provide assistance to help them reach their goals.”
Navi Singh, Vice President and Mortgage Production Manager, looks forward to seeing how Harris will thrive in his role and inspire his team to make a difference in the lives of others.
“Jason’s passion for the community is clear to anyone he meets,” Singh stated. “I know that his energy and enthusiasm is exactly what we need to lead a team of Community Lenders to success. I have full confidence that Jason is up for the task.”