John Stone retired from banking in 2006 as a Vice President in charge of Consumer Lending and a Commercial Loan Officer. He would bring extensive knowledge of lending to Affinity.

As Vice President, John developed and implemented all consumer products. Home Equity Lines of Credit, auto loans, unsecured loans, indirect loans and others. John was responsible for training, lending policies, compliance issues and overall quality of portfolios.

John served on the National Consumer Lending and Iowa Board for savings and loans. He also taught lending for a semester at the American Institute of Business (AIB). For several years, John was a presenter and instructor at national lending conferences.

Since John’s retirement, he and his wife Tonya have traveled extensively. John has worked as a part-time, Police Officer and is presently Treasurer for the Blue Knights, a benevolent organization. John loves spending time with his 9 children and soon-to-be 27 grandchildren. John’s hobbies are working in the garden with his wife, riding his motorcycle on trips, working on cars with his sons, and woodworking/cabinet making.

John believes he will bring extensive knowledge of lending policies and procedures, training, quality review steps and overall organizational skills. He is looking forward to assisting Affinity Credit Union and its members in anyway asked of him.