Natalen Nicole Castrejana has been hired as vice president/commercial lender at Tyler-based Southside Bank in Austin. Prior to joining Southside Bank, she was director of portfolio optimization at Cypress Real Estate Advisors and, prior to that, served for six years in commercial real estate financing at Amegy Bank of Texas in Houston.
Castrejana received her BBA degree in finance and accounting from the M.J. Neeley School of Business at Texas Christian University.
“Her particular specialty within the commercial real estate market will no doubt bring great value to the bank and to the Austin community,” says Keith Donahoe, Central Texas regional president.
Established in 1960, Southside Bank operates 55 branches throughout East Texas, Southeast Texas and the greater Dallas/Fort Worth, Austin and Houston areas.