First Business Bank adds to SBA team with three hires

Brookfield, Wis.-based First Business Bank welcomed three new vice presidents to its SBA lending team, including:

  • DeAngelou Stevenson: Stevenson has more than a decade of experience in banking and four years of work with SBA lending.  
  • Brian McClendon: McClendon has financed more than $300 million in SBA-guaranteed loans during his more than 25 years in the field. 
  • Brandon Prather: Prather has more than 20 years of commercial banking experience, most recently 12 years focusing on SBA lending. He graduated from Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Ky.  

“As our SBA team continues to set records for our company, it’s really all about the number of small businesses we’re able to help as they navigate this changing economy and many competing challenges,” said Marty Ferguson, managing director of SBA lending at First Business Bank. “It’s an exciting time to add these talented and hard-working individuals to our team. I know they will maintain and grow the high standards we expect for our clients.”