By Joyce C. Dimaculangan
The Ohio Statewide Development Corporation (OSDC) recently announced that Erin Tschanen, a Vice President and Commercial Lender at Park National Bank, was honored as 2014 Lender of the Year. Tschanen’s business banking career has spanned more than 17 years, including the past 7 ½ years with Park National Bank.
Throughout Tschanen’s career, she has worked at the ground level of commercial real estate development from project inception to structuring a financing package to project completion.
Tschanen said that the financing programs of OSDC are beneficial to her line of work in finishing projects and providing the most beneficial financing structure for her customers.
In addition to her banking career, Tschanen is actively involved in the community. Currently, she holds Board positions with the Grow Licking County CIC and the Licking County Governmental Preservation Society and as a Community Impact Division Member of the United Way of Licking County.
Tschanen earned a bachelor’s degree from Otterbein University. She resides in Newark, Ohio with her husband Don and son Jake.
About Park National Bank
Founded in 1908 and headquartered in Newark, Ohio, the Park National Bank provides community banking products and services for families, businesses, and communities in Ohio. It manages offices in Columbus, Gahanna, Reynoldsburg, Worthington, Granville, Heath, Hebron, Johnstown, Kirkersville, Newark, Pataskala, and Utica, Ohio. The company operates as a subsidiary of Park National Corporation.
As of September 2013, Park National Corporation had $6.7 billion in total assets and operates 11 community bank divisions, a non-bank subsidiary and two specialty finance companies. Additional information is available at www.parknationalbank.com.