Alessandro DiNello, the chief executive officer of Flagstar Bank, will be the guest speaker for the Dec. 14 commencement ceremony at Cleary University at the Johnson Center on the Livingston County campus.
DiNello had served as president and chief administrative officer of Flagstar Bank since December 2012. Flagstar is the largest bank headquartered in the state of Michigan and the eighth largest mortgage lender in the country.
DiNello began his banking career as a bank examiner and later joined Security Savings Bank in Jackson, Mich., where he ultimately served as president. In 1994, Security Savings was acquired by First Security Savings Bank, which later became Flagstar Bank. He continued with the combined organization as an executive officer responsible for growing the bank’s funding sources.
Other speakers will include: Peter J. Glaab, president of Individual Financial Planning, Inc. and faculty speaker Robert Kozal. Glaab is the recipient of the 2013 Friedt Medallion.