John Geiger brings not only industry experience, but strong leadership to his role at VisionBank. As Senior Vice President and Market President for Johnson County, John has built our Johnson County branch from the ground up. When he joined our team, he was the sole individual in a small loan production office and in less than 3 years, has built a full service bank branch with a staff that he trusts and enjoys working with every day. Before joining the VisionBank team, John served as the President and Chief Credit Officer for a community bank until it was acquired by a larger banking institution, which gave him invaluable experience. John has managed numerous FDIC and State banking examinations, preparing him well for his additional role as a loan committee member with VisionBank. As an alumni of University of Nebraska, he has served 8 years on the advisory committee to their School of Finance, helping upcoming graduates prepare for the current job market. John is a current member of the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce and former Chairman of the Lenexa Chamber of Commerce. He is actively involved with the non-profit Heartland Business Capital as a member of their advisory board. Additionally, as a Legislative Affairs Committee Member for the Kansas Bankers Association, John supports bankers with leadership and advocacy that benefit their communities and customers. Outside of work, John is a parishioner of Ascension Catholic Church, where he’s also served as a finance committee member. He is an avid football fan and enjoys golf. John and his wife Clare have 4 adult children. He’s proud of their accomplishments and enjoys any time they spend together.
As a Junior Commercial Lending Officer, McKinley Fitzgerald is passionate about meeting the unique needs of her VisionBank customers. McKinley joined the VisionBank team as a Credit Analyst shortly after graduating from Benedictine College in Atchison, KS. While working toward her degree in Accounting & Finance, she obtained an internship in commercial lending, and our team was lucky enough to have her join us in June of 2020. After gaining experience as a Credit Analyst, McKinley moved into the role of Junior Commercial Lending Officer. McKinley attributes her commitment to VisionBank to the family-like atmosphere and the customers she supports every day. She acknowledges that finances impact every individual & organization and finds joy in being able to develop authentic relationships with our customers and loves getting to know the individuals and organizations she serves. When away from work, McKinley enjoys staying active at the gym and spending time learning new recipes in the kitchen.