As Senior Vice President, Monroe Bank & Trust North Community President, Darren LaLonde leads a team of commercial lending professionals and assists in the region’s marketing and business development. Darren comes to Monroe Bank & Trust with over 30 years of extensive commercial lending experience.
Darren is a founding member of the Northville Kiwanis group where he has served as president and vice president. He was instrumental in establishing a relationship with a school in Detroit where his group was responsible for collecting new and used sporting equipment.
Darren takes pride in having established school banking programs for elementary students and he speaks to high school students regarding the importance of employability skills and interviewing skills. Darren is also engaged in the community by leading a committee that organizes clothing drives and provides personal care items for Vista Maria, a home for abused young women and mothers.
Darren graduated from Oakland University in 1988 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration.