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Rochelle Office

455 West Highway 38
P.O. Box 300
Rochelle, IL 61068-0300
Phone: 815-562-7071
Fax: 815-562-7076

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David S. Gatz

Phone: 815-561-3001
Cell: 815-742-7334
NMLS No. 652536

As an experienced mortgage lender, Dave has extensive knowledge of loan programs and a commitment to friendly, personalized service for all of his clients. He earned his Bachelor's degree from Illinois State University and has been doing mortgage lending exclusively since 2001.

Originally from the Rochelle area, Dave now resides in Stillman Valley. He is very involved with his children's activities. For years, he served as the game director for his church's Awana youth program that reached over 100 children each week. He is currently helping with the church junior and senior high youth programs. In the past, he has taught Sunday School and coached youth baseball, basketball, football and soccer teams.

Kathy M. Yocum

Phone: 815-561-3005
NMLS No. 652535

Kathy brings more than 30 years of banking experience to her role as Assistant Vice President and Retail Banking Officer in our Rochelle Office. She has been with Stillman Bank since it acquired the former United Bank of Rochelle in 1987. She earned her Associates Degree in Business Management from Sauk Valley Community College.

As a long-time resident of the area, Kathy is very involved in the community. She is a current board member and past Secretary of the Lincoln Highway Heritage Festival, Treasurer of the Franklin Grove Woman's Club, Secretary/Treasurer of LHCS Friends of the Parks and Recreation and a member of the Franklin Grove Community Church Council.  She also serves as Community Building Coordinator and Secretary for the Franklin Grove Park Board.