Arnie has 35+ years of commercial banking experience leading groups catering to Commercial and Professional/Executive clientele. These include Law and Accounting firms, Engineering, Architectural, and Consulting businesses. He also has deep experience in providing innovative and responsive credit solutions to Medical Groups/practices and Family owned/Middle market businesses, including Manufacturing, Wholesalers and Distributors.
Arnie enjoys giving back to the community, having served as President of the Northern Region of Chicago’s Jewish Community Centers for 4 years (including Bernard Weinger Jewish Community Center in Northbrook and two Buffalo Grove JCC’s). He also was President of the Brotherhood at Temple Chai in Long Grove, and served on the Temple’s Board of Directors for two years.
From a personal standpoint, Arnie and his family have been residents in Buffalo Grove for 25+ years. He grew up in Wilmette and graduated from Indiana University. His wife Linda (recently celebrated their 30th Anniversary on 9/2/20) is employed in the Property Management industry, and they have two children, Michael (University of Michigan graduate in 2018) and Jennifer (recent University of Wisconsin graduate in 2020). Both children presently reside in Lincoln Park. Besides his passion caring for his wonderful family, Arnie’s hobbies include Bike riding, Pickle ball, College sports (Big 10 basketball and football), professional hockey, baseball and football.