West Gate Bank (westgate.bank) has announced the promotion of Kay Bartek to senior vice president, retail banking. In addition, the bank welcomed Tanner Belt as assistant vice president, branch manager.

In her new role, Bartek will oversee the Retail Banking teams in Lincoln and Omaha, as well as the Solutions Center team. Her responsibilities will include coaching and mentoring the branch managers and their teams, growing core deposits, staffing decisions for the branches and managing the Solutions Center.

Kay Bartek is located at West Gate Bank Center in Lincoln and can be reached at (402) 323-8970 or kbartek@westgate.bank.

Belt brings more than seven years of experience in banking to his new role at West Gate Bank. As assistant vice president, branch manager, he will be responsible for developing and maintaining business relationships with customers, providing personal service to meet their financial needs, and coaching his staff to achieve customer service and sales goals.

Originally from Council Bluffs, Belt received his Associates of Science from Iowa Western Community College. He served on the Board of Directors for the Missouri Valley Chamber of Commerce and currently serves as a member on the Missouri Valley Kiwanis organization.

Tanner Belt is located at West Gate Bank’s 177th and West Maple branch and can be reached at (402) 938-4672 or tbelt@westgate.bank.

West Gate Bank® is a family-owned community bank with 11 locations in Lincoln and Omaha. Visit westgate.bank for more information.