News & Announcements

Secure Your Debit Card with SecureCode


Before shopping online this Holiday season, make sure to first enable your Union Bank MasterCard debit card SecureCode feature! SecureCode is an additional layer of security that is available to all UB debit card customers.

Bill Pay Upgrade


We are enhancing our Bill Pay services to make paying bills easier, faster and more convenient for our customers. Bill Pay services will not be available from November 18 -20th for the upgrade. Bill Pay users will be able to start using their upgraded Read More »

New Mobile Banking Features


Union Bank is pleased to announce new enhancements to the bank’s mobile banking application. Mobile banking app users now have the ease of signing onto their account by the touch of a finger with the touchID sign on option. Read More »

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Lender Bios

Meet Our Experienced Lenders


Sally Cranson, Mortgage Lender

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.


Doug Flessner, VP Commercial Lender, Agriculture Specialty

Operations Center – Lake Odessa 
616.374.3271  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, Branch Manager, Consumer and Mortgage Lender

NMLS# 1164008
Pewamo and Westphalia Offices 
989.593.2886 x - 7022

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

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.


Ken Sommerdyke, Sr. VP & Commercial Lending Manager

Operations Center – Lake Odessa 
616.374.3271  x - 1032

Graduate of Aquinas College, Business Administration

With Union Bank since 2014 and over 22 years of banking experience.

Serves on the board of the Ionia County Community Foundation  


Melody Warzecha, Vice President Commercial Lender

Dimondale Office
517.646.9095  x - 4024

Graduate of Central Michigan University, MBA

With Union Bank since 2015 and has over 15 years of banking experience.

Member of the Lansing Rotary Club and Treasurer of the University of Michigan Alumni Club of Greater Lansing.