Relationship Managers

Pleased to make your acquaintance.

Some call us Business Bankers, but taking the time to form a lasting working relationship with each of our clients is really what we're about. For your business, we’re committed to looking ahead, focused on what it will take to realize and protect your success. Not just this quarter, or next year, but for the decades to come. Our attention is undivided. From simple day-to-day matters to more complex undertakings, we’ll work with you to develop a strategy that will take your business exactly where it needs to be. And with all decisions and approvals being made locally, you won’t have to wait long to see the results.

Petoskey Office
406 Bay Street
Petoskey, MI 49770
Phone: 231.487.1765
Toll Free: 877.487.1765

Jim Wibby
Vice President / Relationship Manager

Jim has more than 36 years of banking experience, during which he has gained an in-depth understanding of all facets of consumer and business financing. Jim is actively involved with the Northern Lakes Economic Alliance, Emmet County EDC and Brownfield Redevelopment Authority, and the Rotary Club of Petoskey.

Email | 231.348.9084

Garrett Urman

Business Banker

A graduate of Lake Superior State University, Garrett started out with the bank in the Professional Development Program. He has gone on to become a Business Banker. Garrett is actively involved with the Harbor Light Community Chapel’s finance team and is a graduate of Leadership Little Traverse.

Email | 231.439.5017

Traverse City Office
130 South Union Street
Traverse City, MI 49684
Phone: 231.922.2101
Toll Free: 866.237.7999
Jason Blain
Business Banking Officer

Jason has been with the Bank of Northern Michigan for four years, starting off in the Professional Development Program, and then transitioning into a Business Banking Officer in the Traverse City market.  Jason is a graduate of Lake Superior State University, where he received his Bachelor of Science in Finance and Economics.  He is currently working on his MBA at the Eli Broad School of Business at Michigan State University.  Jason volunteers for Habitat for Humanity and is the Founder and Chair of the Traverse City Employee Giving Committee at the Bank.

Email | 231.922.1440

David Boeve
Assistant Vice President / Business Banker

David has been in banking for 10 years and has been in the Traverse City office since day one. He holds true to the banks’ person-to-person relationships, which allows him to focus on knowing our clients and their businesses.  David is on the finance committee for Habitat for Humanity and is also a high school youth group leader for New Hope Community Church.

Email | 231.922.1430

Brian Eggleston
Private Banking Officer

As a Private Banking Officer, Brian assists clients in setting up their personal and business deposit accounts and in facilitating residential mortgages. Maintaining personal and business relationships is always his highest priority. Brian has been in the banking industry for nine years, most of those years spent here at The Bank of Northern Michigan. He obtained a Business degree from Saginaw Valley State University.

Email | 231.922.1403

Wade Van Houzen
Vice President / Business Banker

Wade has more than 20 years of experience in business banking, during which he has gained an in-depth understanding of all facets of consumer and business financing. Actively involved in the community, Wade serves on the board for the Kiwanis Club of Traverse City and is an instructor for Junior Achievement. He also volunteers for the Habitat for Humanity, Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce and Northwestern Michigan College.

Email | 231.922.1437