Jay Cook is uniquely qualified for his positions as Senior Vice President of Commercial Lending at Marine Bank. As the former owner and operator of three businesses, he knows what it takes to execute a business plan, keep customers happy, and make payroll. His entire 30-year career has been devoted to working with the owners of closely-held businesses.
Jay takes your goals to heart. He is as dedicated to the success of your business as you are. He wants to help you see your future - and to realize it. No matter where you are in the development of your business, Jay can provide the financial guidance and solutions you need to enhance productivity, manage cash flow and achieve success.
Jay earned a bachelor's degree in finance from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. He is a passionate outdoorsman and conservationist, Jay chairs the local chapter of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. He nurtures budding young business owners as a founding board member of the Sangamon CEO entrepreneurship education program, and he is active in the Springfield Midtown Rotary. Jay has been married to his wife Leeann for 25 years, and they are the proud parents of Caley and Eli.