Robert Van Asten
President & Chief Executive Officer
Bob joined the bank in 1991 and was named President in January 2015. He has been in banking for more than 27 years. He is director and past chairman of the board of directors for the Clintonville Area Foundation. He has been a member of the New London Rotary Club since 1991 and is currently its treasurer. Van Asten has also served on the board of directors and as past board chairman for the New London Family Medical Center, as a former director for the Wolf River Area Heath Care Foundation, and as a director and president of the Clintonville Area Chamber of Commerce. In his free time, Bob enjoys hunting.
Jessica Brown, CPA
Senior Vice President
Chief Financial Officer
Jessica joined First State Bank’s management team as senior vice president and chief financial officer in July, 2015. In addition to her responsibilities for the bank’s accounting, audit, treasury, and financial management, Jessica also oversees the bank’s deposit operations and information technology departments. She has over 17 years of banking and public accounting experience and has a passion for team development and strategic process improvement. Jessica lives in Winchester with her husband and three children who are all passionate Packers and sports fans. She also enjoys traveling and is an avid concert-goer.
Brenda has been responsible for the bank's marketing and community relations for 20 years. She is involved with many community efforts and is currently administrative volunteer and past president and board member of the Friends of the New London Public Museum. Brenda also serves on the ThedaCare Medical Center - New London board of directors.
Business Banking Manager
Mike joined First State Bank in 2012 and has over 17 years of experience in business lending and banking services. He works with business clients and oversees our business banking department. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin and the Wisconsin Bankers Association (WBA) Commercial Banking School. He has been a Rotarian since 2002.
Chief Credit Officer
Lynn joined First State Bank's management team in August, 2015, as vice president and chief credit officer. She has more than 15 years of lending and credit administration experience and is responsible for the day-to-day oversight and administration of the bank's loans and loan operations. Lynn and her husband, Brian, have three boys and recently relocated from St. Michael, Minnesota, to New London. In her spare time, Olson enjoys long distance running and reading. She and her family are active outdoors and enjoy hunting and fishing.
Jayne Tettenbornm SPHR
Director, Human Resources