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Craig Cerbins

Vice President – Commercial Banking

Craig  Cerbins

About Craig

Craig Cerbins, Vice President – Commercial Banking, started his career in financial services at First Business Bank, progressing from Credit Analyst in 2010 to Vice President – Commercial Banking in 2017. After leaving for almost four years, he rejoined First Business Bank in 2022. As a commercial banker, Craig partners with companies and organizations in manufacturing, distribution, and non-profit sectors. 

Craig is a member of the Carroll (University) Community Council. He is a member of the Board of Directors and Finance Committee at Meta House. Craig previously was Treasurer on the Meta House Board and served as Chair of the Meta House Young Leaders Board. He also is a member of the Finance Committee at The Women’s Center (Waukesha) and previously served on the Board of Directors as well as co-chaired the Advancing Advocates Council (AAC) for the organization. Craig is a former Loaned Executive for United Way in Waukesha County. In 2017, he was recognized by United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County as a Philanthropic 5 Award winner. Craig was selected as a 2022 Emerging Leader of Waukesha County by The Waukesha County Business Alliance.

Craig graduated from the University of Wisconsin – Madison with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and was a student-athlete for the UW Men’s Varsity Golf Team. He earned a Certified Treasury Professional (CTP) designation, graduated from the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin – Madison, and received a Certificate of Executive Leadership from the Wisconsin School of Business.

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