Union Bank & Trust recently welcomed Jim Barrett as Vice President—Commercial Real Estate to its Omaha office located at 177th & West Center.  With over 15 years of industry experience, Barrett is responsible for commercial real estate lending and portfolio management.  He was previously the Vice President of Commercial Real Estate at Mutual of Omaha Bank.  Barrett earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with emphasis on Finance and Banking from the University of Nebraska—Omaha. He serves on the board of Omaha’s Commercial Real Estate Workshop and volunteers for Habitat for Humanity and various youth sports organizations.

Union Bank & Trust Company is a privately owned, Nebraska bank that offers complete banking, lending, investment and trust services. The bank has thirty-six full service and loan production offices in Nebraska and Kansas. In addition to Lincoln and Omaha, branches are located in nineteen Nebraska communities and the Kansas City metro area. It is the third largest privately-owned bank in Nebraska with bank assets of $2.6 billion and trust assets of $11.8 billion as of June 30, 2013.  For more information about Union Bank & Trust, visit www.ubt.com.