Ixonia Bank has named Jim Bence  as an associate vice president of retail lending. He has over 29 years of experience in the lending industry working closely with customers to help them achieve home ownership and reaching their financial goals. He graduated with a bachelor of business administration degree from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.

“Ixonia Bank is very proud to have Jim join our team. Jim has a long track record of delivering excellent service to home owners and buyers in our market area,” stated Dan Westrope, CEO of Ixonia Bank. The addition of Jim is a great example of how the Bank continues to build its team of mortgage lending professionals and solidifies itself as a market leader.”

An Oconomowoc native, Jim has lived in Oconomowoc his whole life. He resides there currently with his wife Amy, with whom he has three grown children: Kyle, Jordan and Heather. While he dedicates a lot of time to his career, he still finds time to enjoy other activities such as golfing, bowling, and watching college basketball.

He will be based out of the Bank’s Watertown East office located at 109 Oakridge Court, Watertown, WI 53094. However, Jim is available to meet with customers at any of the other Ixonia Bank locations which include; Watertown South, Ixonia, Dousman, Hartland, and Oconomowoc. He will also be available by appointment to meet outside the bank locations to accommodate customer’s schedules.


Education: Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Ixonia Bank
Ixonia, WI
W1046 Marietta Ave.
Ixonia, WI 53036