Avelina provides credit and closing support to the commercial lending team in addition to focusing on SBA loan lead generation. Avelina’s background in multiple aspects of banking and loan processes make her a valuable asset to the lending team and to business clients throughout Southeastern Wisconsin. Avelina joined Ridgestone Bank in 2009 where she held various positions such as personal banker, commercial banker and closer. In 2015, Avelina achieved the Top Performer-Gold Closing Achievement Award. Shortly thereafter Avelina was promoted to business development associate, which she will continue at Byline Small Business Capital.