Coleman Movers & Shakers – Tray Mounce, Greg Sandau, and Rob Hertenstein

February 9, 2023

Delaney Sexton
Contributing Editor

Coleman Movers & Shakers – Tray Mounce, Greg Sandau, and Rob Hertenstein

Vantage Bank names Tray Mounce as Houston Co-Market President

“We are thrilled to welcome Tray to our leadership team in the Houston region,” says Vantage Bank’s President and CEO, Jeff Sinnott. “His dedication to serving and guiding small to medium-sized middle market entrepreneurs and their families through the business life cycle, truly aligns with our company’s focus on building meaningful, long-term relationships with our clients. He will be a tremendous addition to our team.”

Tray Mounce, a long-time Houston banking executive, has been named Executive Vice President at Vantage Bank. Mounce’s hiring comes as the Texas-based bank launches its expansion into the Houston market. Mounce will serve as Co-Market President of Houston alongside recently hired Executive Vice President, Cody Cannon.

Mounce has more than 32 years of banking industry experience, primarily in the Houston market, working with privately held businesses. His expertise includes trade financing, real estate acquisition/investment, aircraft financing, cash management/treasury solutions, fiduciary escrow services, and other traditional banking products/services. He most recently served as Senior Vice President at Texas Capital Bank.

Greg Sandau hired as SVP, Senior Commercial Banker at National Bank of Commerce

Brad Roden EVP – Chief Banking Officer, states “We’re thrilled to add Greg to our commercial banking team. His experience in banking and community connections is just what we were looking for. We know that Greg will provide exceptional customer service to the Iron Range communities. This is an exciting move for our growing Hibbing team!”

Greg Sandau earned his Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and finance from the University of Wisconsin-Superior. He started his banking career right out of college, holding positions at both Wells Fargo and most recently, Frandsen Bank & Trust as a Community Bank President.

Greg states, “I look forward to actively serving my community and local partners. It’s exciting to work for an organization like NBC. We have a shared vision to create success in the lives of our customers and communities, and I can’t wait to get started.”

SouthState Bank Welcomes Rob Hertenstein as a Commercial Banker

“Across our footprint, these talented bankers will immediately make a significant contribution as they enhance SouthState’s reputation for exceptional service and client-focused relationships,” says Richard Murray, SouthState President, about hiring Rob Hertenstein along with four others. “We look forward to leveraging their talents to help our commercial and business customers grow, as well as helping our wealth management customers optimize and expand their portfolios.”

Rob Hertenstein is a banking industry veteran with commercial, retail and investment experience. He joins SouthState from PNC, where he served as a relationship manager. Hertenstein’s business development experience in the small business and commercial segment will enhance local efforts to expand the SouthState footprint.