Bernard R. Shaw, Senior Vice President, Business Segment Leader, Financial Institutions and Government Banking, joined Associated in 2008. Bernard’s responsibilities include leadership of two sales teams; one focused on expanding opportunities with community banks in the Midwest and a second team concentrating on public entities, including states, counties, municipalities and school districts primarily within Associated Bank’s footprint.
Bernard has more than 40 years of financial industry experience. Prior to joining Associated, he managed the correspondent banking function in Wisconsin and Minnesota for LaSalle Bank. Before joining LaSalle, he served as National Account Manager and Regional Credit Risk Director for Freddie Mac.
Bernard earned his bachelor’s degree in finance and business management from Marquette University. His community service includes roles as Whitnall School District Board Vice President and President of the Whitnall School Foundation. He also serves as a member of the Village of Hales Corners Board of Review.