Peoples Names Ryan Kellenberger to Mortgage Team

Wausau, Wis. (September 27, 2021) Peoples State Bank has named Ryan Kellenberger as a mortgage lender. Kellenberger (NMLS# 1608298) will be based at Peoples’ Rib Mountain bank location but will serve customers throughout the greater Wausau area.

“Ryan brings a fresh perspective to mortgage lending,” said Curtis McElhaney, vice president, mortgage loan manager. “His experience in personal banking will serve him well in transitioning to mortgage lending, helping our customers with financing options for their dream homes.”

Kellenberger has broad experience in banking, serving as a personal banker and customer service representative at both Peoples and other financial institutions. As a personal banker, Kellenberger assisted customers with home equity lines of credit, building mortgage lending experience. 

“During the transition from personal banker to mortgage lender, I’ve worked with longtime mortgage lender Amber Gober, who has shared her insight and knowledge on mortgage lending options for our customers,” said Kellenberger. “I’m excited to work with Peoples customers, offering the best solution based on their needs and what might work best from the variety of loan products offered by Peoples.”

Kellenberger has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He’s been in the banking industry since 2008 and is a 2020 graduate of the Graduate School of Banking’s Digital Banking School at UW-Madison.

Kellenberger is passionate about helping homebuyers realize their dream of homeownership by listening to their needs and future desires and pairing them with the best loan program to fit their lifestyle. He can also help homeowners refinance a current home loan or cash out on home equity to make home improvements or debt consolidation. Prospective buyers can start their pre-approval or mortgage application process with Kellenberger by logging on to

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Peoples State Bank is a community bank headquartered in Wausau, Wisconsin, serving north, central, and southeast Wisconsin from ten full-service banking locations in Marathon, Oneida, Vilas, Waukesha, and Milwaukee Counties, as well as a commercial loan production office in Stevens Point, WI.