Senior Vice President Commercial Lending
What do you do at BankCherokee?
I believe in building customer relationships through trust and respect. I take pride in identifying and delivering solutions to meet customer’s needs. I want my customers to rely on me as their trusted adviser.
How many years have you been in banking?
I have been in banking for 25 years, from managing a branch to being responsible for a portfolio of business clients.
What is your favorite activity outside of work?
Outside of the bank, you’ll see me at the hockey arena's across the metro. I have been a USA hockey official for 20 years and a coach/skating instructor for over 30 years. I have also served in many roles throughout the years with Minnesota Hockey as well as local youth Hockey associations.
What organizations are you involved in?
I currently serve on the Executive Board of the Hugo Business Association. As well as a board member for the Quad City Chamber representing the communities of Lino Lakes, Centerville, Lexington and Circle Pines. I have always stayed very active within the communities I serve.
Other organizations I have served as a board member are:
- Greater Twin Cities YMCA (Lino Lakes)
- Stillwater Area Chamber of Commerce
- North Branch Chamber of Commerce
- Minnesota Bankers – Commercial lending education team