Michael E. Schrage, President and CEO of Centier Bank, announced the addition of three new business leaders who have joined Centier’s growing network of financial professionals serving the Carmel and Greater Indianapolis area communities.
Andrea Moore has joined Centier Bank as Branch Manager of the Carmel Banking Center. She is a former retail store manager and previously served as an account executive, specializing in mortgage lending. A resident of Indianapolis, Moore is a member of the Business Networking International at the Ripple Effect Chapter. She has served on its leadership team, membership committee, and as visitor host. She resides in Indianapolis with her husband, Scott, and son.
John Reed has joined Centier Bank as Senior Credit Analyst. Reed joins Centier’s growing commercial lending team to support the analysis of financial statements and preparation of credit write-ups. He was previously employed for 15 years as a credit department manager. Reed is a graduate of Indiana University, a member of Carmel United Methodist Church, and is Treasurer of Westfield Shamrocks Rugby Club. He resides in Westfield with his wife, Barbara, and children.
Navi Singh has joined Centier Bank as Assistant Vice President and Mortgage Market Manager. As a member of Centier’s growing Mortgage Lending division, he oversees mortgage lending operations for the Carmel and Lafayette banking centers. Singh previously worked as a lending manager in Central Indiana for the past 5 years. He is an MBA graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Singh is an active resident of the Carmel community where he resides with his wife and two children. He is a member of Indiana Mortgage Bankers Association and Metropolitan Indianapolis Board of Realtors, and is a volunteer for Habitat for Humanity.
Centier has grown substantially in the past year, opening multiple new banking centers throughout the state, most notably in Lafayette, Mishawaka, and Carmel. Centier entered the Greater Indianapolis region in 2011 with a commercial loan production office in Carmel’s Meridian Mark business complex. Since then, it has expanded its operations to include cash management and residential lending. The new Carmel Banking Center, located at 568 E. Carmel Drive, serves as a full-service retail branch, offering personal and commercial services, including lending and investment services.
Centier Bank has gained a positive reputation as a community bank with an award-winning corporate culture and best practices for employers throughout the nation. Centier’s workplace attitude stems from a value-based work ethic which includes a promise to maintain service built on friendship, loyalty, caring, respect, and integrity. These key values have fostered a positive work experience for its employees and in turn, a new standard of excellence for clients. Since 2007, Centier Bank has been among the top 10 “Best Places to Work in Indiana” by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce and was recently named into the chamber’s Hall of Fame for its years of success as a Best Place to Work. American Banker magazine also hailed Centier among the Top 20 Best Banks to Work For in the U.S.A.