Derek G. Berry

"I am delighted to make the move to Ann Arbor State Bank. I look forward to sharing my commercial and consumer lending experience with the business and professional communities that keep Ann Arbor and Washtenaw County thriving."

Vice President Credit Administration

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As Vice President Credit Administration, Derek is actively involved in the commercial, construction, commercial real estate and consumer lending portfolios. He comes to Ann Arbor State Bank from First Republic Bank in San Francisco where he served as Senior Credit Analyst on a regional team in charge of developing new commercial and consumer relationships.

Originally from the Bay Area, this is the second de novo bank that Derek has been a part of. He was a founding employee of New Resource Bank in San Francisco, a community bank specializing in “green” industry, including clean technologies, renewable energy, alternative fuels and organics. Derek served as the Senior Credit Analyst for the bank's lending portfolio and also managed the Residential Solar Finance Program. At NRB Derek helped develop, implement and manage both the residential and commercial solar loan programs.

Prior to New Resource Bank, Derek managed a loan portfolio of more than $150 million at Greater Bay Bank in Walnut Creek, California. His banking and finance career also includes experience at Wells Fargo Bank and Institutional Trading at JP Morgan.

Derek graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications and a minor in business administration.