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American Federal Employees Earn ‘Sales Star’ Recognition

Eighteen American Federal Bankers and employees have earned ‘Sales Star’ recognition from American Federal Bank for outstanding sales and sales referral performance in 2023.

A “Sales Star” is the highest honor of recognition an employee can earn at American Federal. American Federal’s 2023 Sales Stars are:

  • Cindy Ackley – Moorhead
  • Adam Braunberger – Fargo Downtown
  • Paul Craigmile – Hallock
  • Daniel Erdman – Crookston
  • Brian Frisk – Crookston
  • Matt Heinzen – Fargo Home Office
  • Jason Jaeger – Fargo Downtown
  • Michael Jaeger – Crookston
  • Andrew Lerud – Fargo Downtown
  • Stephanie Overgaard – Crookston
  • Dan Paulson – Fosston
  • Ryan Paulson – Fosston
  • Alison Perez – Grand Forks
  • Erin Pollestad – Hallock
  • Spencer Rehovsky – Moorhead
  • Christopher Schenck – Fargo South
  • Patrick Stadum – Fargo Downtown
  • Jon Swenson – Hallock

In recognition of their achievement, American Federal “Sales Star” employees and their families were invited to attend a weekend Sales Star Retreat, training seminar and awards banquet in their honor at the Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center in Alexandria, MN January 26-28, 2024.

Employees Compete in Six Divisions

Throughout the calendar year, every employee at American Federal competes in one of six Divisions in the Sales Star Recognition Program. The winners for the respective divisions for 2023 were:

Ag/Business Banker – Adam Braunberger, Fargo
Private Banker – Alison Perez, Grand Forks
Personal Banker – Erin Pollestad, Hallock
Sales Manager – Dan Paulson, Fosston
Business Unit Referral – Michael Jaeger, Crookston
Home Office Referral – Matt Heinzen, Fargo

Congratulations to the Division winners and all Sales Stars!

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