Local man receives diploma from School of Banking

Jared Stahl with The Peoples Bank in Brownstown was awarded a diploma Aug. 11 at commencement exercises during the 78th session of the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Stahl also received a Certificate of Executive Leadership from the Wisconsin School of Business Center for Professional and Executive Development for completing the GSB leadership curriculum.

The school, sponsored by state bankers associations from across the central United State and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, was established in 1945 to provide bankers with an opportunity for advanced study and research in banking, economics and leadership.

Instruction at the Graduate School of Banking takes place during two-week resident sessions for three consecutive summers along with comprehensive study between summer resident sessions. The curriculum focuses on the management of strategic issues faced by banking executives and financial services industry professionals.

The Graduate School of Banking enrolls approximately 600 U.S. and international professionals each year. More than 85 academicians, economists, government officials and industry professionals comprise the school’s faculty.