October 28, 2021

Delaney Sexton
Contributing Editor

Coleman Movers & Shakers – Shamara van der Voort, Tyler Maragh, and Jonan Tiarks

Shamara van der Voort Hired as the Santa Cruz County Bank Chief Operating Officer

Krista Snelling, President and CEO comments, “It is a pleasure to welcome Shamara as Chief Operations Officer and as a valued member of our Executive team. Her expertise in overseeing operations and the customer experience are a winning combination for our top performing community bank. We look forward to her contributions to the Bank and further enhancing the customer experience in the communities we serve.”

Ms. van der Voort has a 25-year banking background with extensive experience in Branch and Banking Operations, Customer Service Management, Sales and Treasury/Cash Management Services. Her expertise in Operations includes revamping structures to drive efficiency and creating metrics and reporting to measure efficiencies and functions. Most recently, Ms. van der Voort held an Executive role at Pacific Mercantile Bank where she was Head of Operations and Client Experience, and responsible for leading, coaching, and developing a team of 40+ employees in all facets of Operations, Loan and Customer Services.

Commenting on her new appointment, Ms. van der Voort states, “I am extremely excited and proud to join Santa Cruz County Bank. I am honored to serve on the Executive team and to be working with so many amazing individuals throughout the organization. I look forward to leveraging my background and skillsets to further contribute to the Bank’s already sterling reputation and positive impact on the communities we serve.”

First Internet Bank Welcomes Tyler Maragh as VP, Senior Business Development Officer

“Tyler’s breadth of experience in small business lending gives him an excellent understanding of how to help owners achieve success,” says First Internet Bank Vice President, National SBA Sales Manager Mark Gibson. “We are confident he will be a trusted advisor to clients, helping identify their unique financing needs while providing expertise throughout the lending process.”

Before joining First Internet Bank, Mr. Maragh served as Associate Vice President and Business Development Officer at Byline Bank, where he oversaw the bank’s national loan financing. Past tenure includes positions with Liberty SBF and Marcus & Millichap. He received his B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Central Florida.

“Entrepreneurs need financing solutions to meet their changing needs,” says Maragh. “I look forward to working with the First Internet Bank team to drive growth and further solidify our leadership position as one of the nation’s fastest-growing SBA preferred lenders.”

Land of Lincoln Credit Union Hires Jonan Tiarks as Commercial Loan Officer

“We are delighted to have Jonan back on the Commercial Lending team at LLCU,” states Howard Martin, LLCU Chief Lending Officer & Senior VP of Commercial Lending. “Jonan has so many strong relationships with area businesses already, and he has a proven track record of helping small businesses achieve success through LLCU financing.”

Tiarks was previously a Commercial Loan Officer for LLCU for over five years and has re-joined the team after briefly holding the position as Business Lender for Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Before joining Land of Lincoln Credit Union, Tiarks was a Commercial Loan Officer at First Mid Bank & Trust Co. in Decatur, IL.