LaFayette hired at mBank

Katy LaFayette, mBank

ISHPEMING — mBank announces the recent hiring of Katy LaFayette as an Assistant Branch Manager for its Negaunee and Ishpeming branches.

LaFayette began her career in banking in 2016 working directly with business and consumer clients helping them to meet their financial goals. She also managed trust and estate accounts.

LaFayette is a graduate of Northern Michigan University and earned her master’s degree from Concordia University, Chicago.

Active in many events around the Ishpeming community, LaFayette is a proud member of the Ishpeming Noon Kiwanis. In her spare time, she also helps run her household’s hobby farm that includes chickens, goats, ducks, turkeys, geese and rabbits.

“Katy’s upbeat personality and her willingness to go the extra mile is shown day in and day out with her integrity and work ethic. The strong customer relationships and reputation she has built in our community is a perfect fit and we are excited to have her at mBank,” said Tia Rodda, mBank Assistant Vice President, District Manager.

Katy LaFayette can be reached at the mBank Ishpeming branch, located at 100 S. Main St., 906- 204-1504 or by email at