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2018 Scholarship Recipients Announced


Union Bank is proud to announce the recipients of the 2018 scholarship program. This is the 19th consecutive year the bank has awarded scholarships. Recipients were selected based on several criteria including academics, extra-curricular activities, Read More

Mastercard Priceless Surprises Sweepstakes Winner Announced


Congratulations to the second winner of the Mastercard Priceless Surprises Sweepstakes, Cynthia Barton! Cynthia won a $500 statement credit for simply using her Union Bank Mastercard debit card. Read More

Steve Millman Appointed to UFC Board


Union Financial Corporation, the holding company for Union Bank, is pleased to announce that Steve Millman has joined the Board of Directors.

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Lender Bios

Meet Our Experienced Lenders

Sally Cranson, Mortgage Lender

Sally Cranson

Lake Odessa Branch
616.374.3278 x - 4029
Graduate of Michigan State University, Public Resource Management
With Union Bank since 2015 and has 17 years of banking experience.

Zachary Dennis, VP Commercial Lender

Ada Branch

Graduate of Grand Valley University, Accounting
With Union Bank since 2017 and over 12 years of commercial banking experience.
Volunteers with Safe Harbor Christian Communities.


Doug Flessner, VP Commercial Lender, Agriculture Specialty

Doug Flessner

Operations Center Lake Odessa
616.374.3278  x - 1019
Graduate of Michigan State University, Agricultural Economics
With Union Bank since 1989 and over 27 years of lending experience.
Past Director Lakewood Educational Foundation, member at large Lakewood Area Lions Club, serves or participates in various regional and state agricultural committees.


Angie Gilliland, Mortgage Lender

Angie Gilliland

NMLS# 1164008
Ada Branch
616.682.0900  x - 1222
Completed Consumer Lending School through Indiana Bankers Association in 2013.
With Union Bank since 2005 and has 12 years of banking experience.


Bret Simonton, Asst. VP Commercial Lender

Bret Simonton

NMLS# 715395
Hastings Office 
269.945.9911 x - 1124

Graduate of Western Michigan University, Business Administration
With Union Bank since 2009 and over 15 years of lending experience.
Member Hastings Rotary and Barry County Big Brothers Big Sisters.


Melody Warzecha, Vice President Commercial Lender

Melody Warzecha

Dimondale Office
517.646.9095  x - 4024
Graduate of University of Michigan, BBA
Graduate of Central Michigan, MBA
With Union Bank since 2015 and has over 15 years of banking experience.
Treasurer of the Lansing Rotary Club and Lansing Rotary Foundation Boards. Vice President of the University of Michigan Alumni Club of Greater Lansing Board of Directors.