Macatawa Bank  Announces New Chief Wealth Management Officer

HOLLAND, MI – A native of West Michigan, Susan Vogel-Vanderson brings deep experience and passion to helping people achieve their financial goals. “At its core, our business is designed to ‘take care of’ the wealth management needs of individuals, multi-generational families, and closely-held businesses,” she says. “We use a holistic approach, providing sophisticated, comprehensive services delivered by an experienced, multi-disciplinary team of West Michigan professionals.  We collaborate with clients and their external advisors to design customized strategies that meet today’s needs and fund tomorrow’s dreams. We live here. We understand what makes West Michigan unique and tailor our services accordingly.”

Susan spent the majority of her career in the wealth management arena. After receiving a bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from the University of Michigan and a law degree (J.D.) from the University of Michigan Law School, she spent more than fifteen years as an estate planning attorney before assuming various leadership roles in the banking sector.

Like Macatawa Bank, Susan is committed to enhancing the West Michigan community. She serves on the board of directors for several non-profit organizations in the Grand Rapids area.



About Macatawa Bank Wealth Management

Our qualified team of expert advisors live and work in this community. We offer financial planning, investment management, trust and estate administration, 401(k), pension plans, SIMPLE IRAs, 403(b) plans, and traditional banking services. Learn more about Wealth Management by clicking here.


About Macatawa Bank®

Headquartered in West Michigan, Macatawa Bank offers a full range of banking, retail and commercial lending, wealth management and ecommerce services to individuals, businesses and governmental entities. Macatawa has a network of 26 branches located throughout communities in Kent, Ottawa and northern Allegan counties. The bank is recognized for its local management team and decision making, along with providing customers excellent service, a rewarding experience and superior financial products. Macatawa Bank has been recognized as one of West Michigan's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® since 2012. For more information, visit


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