News & Announcements

UB 2015 Scholarship Recipients Announced

6.10.2015

Union Bank is proud to announce the recipients of the 2015 scholarship program. This is the 16th consecutive year the bank has awarded scholarships. Read More »

Scam Alert

05.19.2015

There is a new email scam in circulation that is claiming to be from Red Bull and offers to pay you $600 a week for placing Red Bull advertising on your car. This is a scam where criminals are trying to use individuals for money laundering. Read More »

Scam Alert

3.17.2015

Please be aware of the latest scam. Consumers have been receiving false offers for a free Apple Watch via email and social media sites. These are scams that gather your information, please do not fall for them! Read More »

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Lender Bios

Meet Our Experienced Lenders

Terrance Augustine, VP Loan Officer

NMLS#798863
Operations Center - Lake Odessa
616.374.3278 x - 1043 
taugustine@ubmich.com

Graduate of Lake Superior State University, Business Administration

With Union Bank since 2010 and holds 10 years of lending experience.

President of Grand Ledge Rotary Club, Grand Ledge Downtown Development Board Member, President of the Grand Ledge Farmers’ Market, and was recently elected to serve as an Eaton County Commissioner.

  

Doug Flessner, VP Commercial Lender, Agriculture Specialty

  

Operations Center – Lake Odessa 
616.374.3271  x - 1019
dflessner@ubmich.com

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.

  

Bret Simonton, Asst. VP Commercial & Mortgage Lender

  

NMLS# 715395
Hastings Office 
269.945.9911 x - 1124
bsimonton@ubmich.com

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, VP Commercial Lender

Operations Center – Lake Odessa 
616.374.3271  x - 1032
ksommerdyke@ubmich.com

Graduate of Aquinas College, Business Administration

With Union Bank since 2014 and over 16 years of banking experience.

  

Tim Walling, Sr. VP & Commercial Lender

  

Dimondale Office
517.646.9095 x - 4027
twalling@ubmich.com

Attended Ferris State University, Perry School of Banking and Graduate School of Banking.

Joined Union Bank in 2012 and has over 35 years of lending experience including agricultural lending.

Tim serves on the board of the Ionia County Community Foundation, is a member of Grand Ledge Rotary and previously served as President of the Grand Ledge Chamber of Commerce.

 

Meg Wheeler, Asst. VP Mortgage Lender

  

NMLS#689878
Lake Odessa Office
616.374.3278 x - 5027
mwheeler@ubmich.com

Graduate of Grand Valley State University, Business Administration. Also attended Perry School of Banking.

With Union Bank since 2003 and 17 years of lending experience specializing in mortgage lending.

Community involvement: Dimondale Business Association, Lake Odessa Area Chamber Events, and Lake Odessa Library Fundraising Committee.