Rochelle Mortgage Lenders

Rochelle Office

455 West Highway 38
P.O. Box 300
Rochelle, IL 61068-0300



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Dan Escatel

NMLS No. 1475814

Dan serves as a mortgage lender in our Rochelle office. He graduated from Northern Illinois University in 2009 with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics. With 12 years in the financial industry and as a bilingual lender, Dan is committed to educating his customers on the mortgage process.

A native and current resident of Rochelle, Dan is on the board of the Rochelle Little League, a member of the Lincoln Highway Heritage Festival committee and is actively involved in the Rochelle Chamber and Sycamore Rotary.

David Gatz

David S. Gatz

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. Dave has offices in Rochelle and Stillman Valley, but would be glad to meet at any of our locations to discuss your mortgage needs.

Originally from the Rochelle area, Dave now resides in Stillman Valley. He has been 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, senior high, and Awana youth programs. In the past, he has taught Sunday School and coached youth baseball, basketball, football and soccer teams.

Kathy Yocum

Kathy M. Yocum

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.