Join | Print Page | Sign In
News & Press: Press Releases

WINTRUST COMMUNITY ADVANTAGE® Welcomes New Employee

Friday, February 22, 2019  
Share |

Peter Santangelo, President of COMMUNITY ADVANTAGE®, is pleased to announce the addition of a new team member, Mr. Joel Starks. Joel will be a Relationship Manager-Vice President and is responsible for business development and portfolio management for condominium, homeowner and townhome association clients throughout the Midwest.


Mr. Starks has been part of the property management industry for 13+ years. With his experience as a management company owner/executive as well as his past supervision of condominiums, homeowner and townhome associations, he brings a great knowledge of the industry and confidence to help associations and management companies with all of their banking needs.


Prior to joining COMMUNITY ADVANTAGE, Mr. Starks worked as an executive in the association division of a National Bank with a concentration in the association industry. He has over 13+ combined years of experience in banking and community association management and is a past president of CAI-MN. He has also served on numerous committees within the CAI-MN and CAI-IL chapters.


"Joel brings a vast experience of association banking, technology and property management knowledge and is a great addition to the COMMUNITY ADVANTAGE team. His years of experience in this industry and his knowledge are extremely valuable. He will contribute to our continued success.” said Santangelo.