Matt Zastrow joins PremierBank as veteran banker

May 30, 2018 GMT

JEFFERSON — Russ Turk, executive vice president and senior lending officer at PremierBank, has announced the hiring of Matt Zastrow as vice president/commercial lender for the banking organization.

Zastrow comes to PremierBank with more than 16 years of community banking experience. He began his banking career as a credit analyst at Ixonia Bank and moved into commercial lending in 2005.

He helps a variety of customers including commercial and industrial, commercial real estate, agriculture and many different service industries.

Zastrow is a University of Wisconsin-Whitewater graduate earning a degree in production/operations management. He and his family live in Watertown, where he is very active in the Watertown Rotary Club, Watertown Redevelopment Authority, Trinity Church Council and is the Chairman of Trinity St. Luke’s School Board.

He also coaches various youth athletic teams through school and the YMCA.


Turk commented said, “We are excited to have Matt join our team. He is truly a community banker who takes pride in establishing and fostering relationships with customers. As a long-time resident of the Watertown area, he will be an asset for us in this market as we look to further develop our presence there.”

Zastrow added, “PremierBank has been an outstanding community bank for more than 150 years and I’m honored to be part of the team.”

He he looks forward to helping customers make their businesses better.

Zastrow has an office at PremierBank’s Jefferson location.

PremierBank provides personal, business and wealth management products and services. It has several locations serving Jefferson, Rock and Walworth Counties.