Bill Anderson

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Bill Anderson

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Ag/Business Banker
Market President, Crookston
Vice President

Bank: 218.281.3305
Direct: 218.281.3047
Cell: 218.988.2230
Toll Free: 888.329.3305
Fax: 218.281.6339
Email: [email protected]

A Lifetime of Ag Expertise

Bill Anderson brings extensive agricultural knowledge and experience to assist progressive farmers in achieving their goals. His expertise spans 28 years and includes working with the Farm Service Agency as a preferred lender.

Areas of Expertise

  • Financial solutions for agriculture producers
  • Succession planning and expansion
  • Farm and recreational real estate financing

Education and Professional Credentials

  • Bachelor’s degree / Ag Industries Sales & Management – University of Minnesota Crookston
  • Graduate School of Banking at Colorado

The Rest of the Story

Growing up near his grandfather’s farm in North Dakota, Bill worked on the family farm, raising wheat, potatoes and sugar beets. Bill and his spouse, Holly, were 2012 West Polk County, Minnesota Emerging Leaders. He brings his agricultural background and financial services expertise to help his clients achieve their goals.

Bank
Crookston

Location
304 N Broadway
Crookston, Minnesota 56716
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Hours
9 am – 4 pm, M-W, F
9 am – 5 pm, Th

Drive-Up
7:30 am – 5:30 pm, M-F
8:30 am – Noon, Sat

ATM
Ampride Convenience Mart
1020 Hwy 75 S
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Ryan Bohnsack

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Ryan Bohnsack

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Ag/Business Banker
Vice President

Bank: 701.235.9906
Direct: 701.893.3903
Cell: 701.238.1209
Toll Free: 877.235.9906
Fax: 701.237.6599
Email: [email protected]

Ag Expertise and a Commitment to Community

An agriculture and business banker who understands your business, Ryan Bohnsack knows firsthand the challenges and rewards of agribusiness because he’s lived it. Born and raised on a family farm, Ryan advises agribusiness clients and farms 1,200 acres in the Red River Valley. His expertise in agriculture and finances means he helps clients maximize agribusiness operations.

Area of Expertise

  • Ag and Business Lending
  • Farm Transition and Succession Planning
  • Crop Marketing
  • Licensed Crop Insurance Agent
  • Leasing

Education and Professional Credentials

  • Bachelor’s of Science / Agricultural Economics – North Dakota State University
  • Master’s / Business Administration – North Dakota State University
  • Certified Farm Succession Coordinator, International Farm Transition Network in collaboration with North Dakota State University Extension
  • 2012 recipient of the North Dakota State University Agribusiness Club John Lee Coulter Award for outstanding contribution to the agriculture industry

The Rest of the Story

Though Ryan has traveled around the world, his roots are firmly planted in the Red River Valley. “The people in this area are fantastic—hard-working and ethical. They truly care about each other and their communities.”

Ryan shares that dedication to community by being involved with Fargo Dollars for Scholars, the Cass County Farm Management Board, Hospice of the Red River Valley and as a Chamber of Commerce Young Professional Network board member.

When not helping clients or farming his acreage, you’ll find Ryan watching college sports as he follows the NDSU Bison and Tennessee Volunteers.

Bank
Fargo South

Location
1301 30th Ave S
Fargo, North Dakota 58103
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Hours
9 am – 5 pm, M-F

Drive-Up
7:30 am – 6 pm, M-F
9 am – Noon, Sat

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Adam Braunberger

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Adam Braunberger

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Business Banker
Officer

Bank: 701.235.4248
Direct: 701-297-4873
Cell: 701-340-9361
Toll Free: 800.214.4986
Fax: 701.297.4860
Email: [email protected]

A Team Approach to Help you Meet your Business Goals

With 12 years financial and sales management experience, Adam Braunberger has a documented track record of business development, planning and leadership. His easy-going sense of humor serves as a defining management strategy to bring out the best in people to instill pride and achieve success.

As a team player, Adam cultivates his business relationships on the foundation of respect, loyalty and trust. His ability to pursue excellence, honed with a high degree of integrity, helps clients find solutions that lead to success.

Areas of Expertise

  • Business banking
  • Small business lending
  • Commercial real estate
  • Multi-family rental property

Education and Professional Credentials

  • Bachelor’s degree – Business Administration – North Dakota State University

The Rest of the Story

Adam draws from a cross-section of business experience in banking, sales and sales management to assist clients in meeting their goals.

A North Dakota native, Adam partners with customers to develop game plans for future success. He tackles challenges, converting them to opportunities for clients. When Adam works with customers who refer their family members for financial services, he takes pride in establishing and maintaining these loyal business relationships that aren’t rushed, but built on long-term commitment.

Adam pursues excellence and the dedication it takes to sustain it. Sounds a lot like the five-time national champion football team wearing green and gold that he supports from his alma mater.

Bank
Fargo Downtown

Location
215 5th St N
Fargo, North Dakota 58102
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Hours
9 am – 5 pm, M-F

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Brad Costello

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Brad Costello

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Ag/Business Banker
Vice President

Bank: 218.773.9711
Direct: 218-773-4729
Cell: 701.317.3925
Toll Free: 877.773.9711
Fax: 218.773.4710
Email: [email protected]

Experience Firmly Rooted in the Community

Growing up on the family farm, Brad Costello learned the value of a work ethic coupled with a wide range of skills. He draws on that background as an Ag and Business Banker with more than two decades of experience in financial services to help you reach your goals.

Having first-hand understanding of the region, along with personally knowing the challenges and opportunities in agri-business, Brad applies his expertise to work with clients to create a pathway to achieve financial results.

Areas of Expertise

  • Ag and Business Lending
  • Farm Ownership and Expansion
  • Strategic Planning
  • Deposits

Education and Professional Credentials

  • Bachelor’s degree / Finance / University of North Dakota (UND)

The Rest of the Story

As a lifelong resident of the Red River Valley, Brad Costello appreciates being able to help people in the area he grew up in, while making a difference in the community. He’s also a lifetime optimist, working with Optimist International, a service club dedicated to improving the lives of children in the community.

With deep roots in the region, Brad also serves on the Ag Committee of the Chamber of Commerce and the Board of Directors of the Minto Farmers Union. When he is not serving clients, you will find him helping his dad on the family farm or attending UND sporting events.

Being a long-time member of the community he serves means Brad takes pride in helping banking clients who are also his neighbors in the Red River Valley.

Bank
East Grand Forks

Location
140 Gateway Dr NE
E. Grand Forks, Minnesota 56721
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Hours
9 am – 4 pm, M-F

Drive-Up
8 am – 6 pm, M-F
8:30 am – Noon, Sat

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Paul Craigmile

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Paul Craigmile

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Ag/Business Banker
Market President, Hallock
Senior Vice President
Director

Bank: 218.843.3656
Cell: 218.988.0024
Toll Free: 877.884.3656
Fax: 218.843.3658
Email: [email protected]

A Numbers Guy Whose Roots Run Deep

With nearly 30 years of banking and farming experience in the Red River Valley, Paul’s extensive background helps ag and business clients achieve their goals.

Born and raised on a farm, as well as being a farm owner, means Paul understands ag from the ground up and from the ground down. He’s lived it.

That same commitment applies to his expertise in understanding your ag or agri- business operation and in developing financial plans to help clients achieve success.

Area of Expertise

Paul uses his depth of experience and expertise to help clients:

  • Understand their financial position, identify goals and offer solutions to reach those goals
  • Develop and implement financial plans for their operations
  • Expand their farm or business and transition management and ownership to the next generation
  • Locate direct access to resources developed through years of experience
  • Operating lines and cash management

Education and Professional Credentials

  • Associate Science / Business/Accounting – University of Minnesota Crookston
  • Bachelor’s of Science / Finance – North Dakota State University

The Rest of the Story

“The best thing about living and working in the Hallock, MN area is that I have the opportunity to do business with people I have known most of my life.”

Paul is also an avid fan of hockey, especially a certain maroon and gold team.

So what do hockey and banking have in common? Hockey great Wayne Gretzky said, “I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been.”

Paul Craigmile will help your business get to where you want to go.

Bank
Hallock

Location
157 2nd St S
Hallock, Minnesota 56728
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Hours
8:30 am – 4 pm, M-F

Drive-Up
8:30 am – 5 pm, M-F

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Mark DuBord

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Mark DuBord

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Business Banker
Vice President

Bank: 701.235.9906
Direct: 701.893.3905
Cell: 701.793.7890
Toll Free: 877.235.9906
Fax: 701.237.6599
Email: [email protected]

Driven to Help Your Business Achieve

While some business bankers may have knowledge of the Red River Valley, Mark DuBord lives it. A Fargo native who chose to make his home here, Mark has earned his reputation as a trusted advisor who listens to clients, then provides solid advice for their long-term business success.

Mark draws upon three decades of financial services experience in this region to provide exceptional advice to clients. He focuses on long-term client relationships—the type needed to help you sustain a lasting, successful business.

Areas of Expertise

  • Business lending
  • Succession planning
  • Risk management
  • Business acquisition

Education and Professional Credentials

  • Boulder, Colorado Graduate School of Banking
  • North Dakota School of Banking
  • Minnesota Commercial Lending School

The Rest of the Story

Mark’s knowledge of the region and emphasis on building business relationships that endure is legendary. He notes that his greatest reward is seeing clients succeed, based on sound financial guidance.

Mark listens to clients, and consistently provides solid, practical financial advice based on customer goals. He partners with customers to build long-standing business success. Mark led American Federal’s Fargo market to exceptional growth and now focuses on long-term advisory relationships with business clients.

For someone with deeply-rooted knowledge of the region’s business landscape, Mark is driven by his clients’ success. He invests time in his lifelong community, as well as in serving clients. Mark serves on the John Paul II Foundation Board, and served on the North Dakota Bankers Association Board for eight years, while serving as chairman for two years.

As a long-time Fargo area resident, Mark likes its big city feel with a small town atmosphere. In his spare time, you’ll find Mark at a lake place that has been in his family since 1957.

Bank
Fargo South

Location
1301 30th Ave S
Fargo, North Dakota 58103
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Hours
9 am – 5 pm, M-F

Drive-Up
7:30 am – 6 pm, M-F
9 am – Noon, Sat

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Mark Eifert

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Mark Eifert

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Ag/Business Banker
Market President, Fergus Falls
Vice President

Bank: 218.739.3377
Direct: 218.998.4584
Cell: 218.770.2489
Toll Free: 888.389.3377
Fax: 218.739.9487
Email: [email protected]

Providing Financial Solutions

With more than 30 years of banking experience, Mark Eifert serves as a trusted financial advisor to his clients. He specializes in agriculture and business credit, with significant expertise in serving customers in the Red River Valley.

Areas of Expertise

  • Agri-business financial solutions
  • Business planning

Education and Professional Credentials

  • Graduate – Minnesota School of Banking

The Rest of the Story

From customers to employees, Mark says people in this region are a joy to work with, whether he’s helping them plan for their financial goals, or serving on the Board of Pioneer Care.

An avid hunter, Mark appreciates all this region and its people have to offer.

Bank
Fergus Falls

Location
117 S Mill St
Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537
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Hours
9 am – 4 pm, M-F

Drive-Up
7:30 am – 5:30 pm, M-F
9 am – Noon, Sat

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Roger Erbes

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Roger Erbes

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Ag/Business Banker
Market President, Moorhead
Vice President

Bank: 218.233.2791
Direct: 218.477.0921
Cell: 701.261.3383
Toll Free: 877.532.2791
Fax: 218.233.6609
Email: [email protected]

A Dedication to Service

Whether serving customers or serving his community, Roger Erbes focuses on putting people first. His agricultural experience and focus on client education means he brings a team approach in helping clients plan for their financial future.

Growing up on his family farm near Barney, N.D., Roger knows the dedication needed for successful ag and business operations. He uses his 10 years of experience in ag and business banking to provide exceptional advice to clients. He offers financial recommendations based on sound analysis.

Areas of Expertise

  • Ag and business banking
  • Financial analysis

Education

  • Associate’s degree – North Dakota State College of Science, Wahpeton, ND
  • Bachelor’s of Science / Finance – Minnesota State University, Moorhead, MN
  • Master’s degree / Business Administration – University of Mary, Fargo, ND
  • Graduate School of Banking at Colorado

The Rest of the Story

Roger works to exceed clients’ needs, paying attention to detailed analysis to help clients make sound financial choices.

Roger appreciates the down-to-earth people in the Red River Valley and their focus on community. He is a member of the Big Brother/Big Sister Program and serves as President of The Village Business Institute Bowl for Kids Sake Advisory Board in Fargo-Moorhead.

In his spare time, you’ll find Roger out at the lake enjoying fishing or supporting a certain green and gold college basketball team. He assists clients in developing a good offense and in planning defensive strategies to develop a winning financial game plan.

Bank
Moorhead

Location
601 Center Ave
Moorhead, Minnesota 56560
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Hours
9 am – 5 pm, M-F

Drive-Up
7:30 am – 6 pm, M-F
9 am – Noon, Sat

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Jay Friedt

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Jay Friedt

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Ag/Business Banker

Bank: 218.843.3656
Direct: 218-843-3656
Toll Free: 877.884.3656
Fax: 218.843.3658
Email: [email protected]

By the Numbers

Whether planning for your financial future or managing an agricultural or commercial business, you want an advisor with deep knowledge to help balance your interests, allocate assets and help secure resources to keep you anchored on sound financial footing.

With a background in accounting, taxes, estate planning and commercial banking, Jay Friedt brings a wealth of experience to help you plan for your financial future.

If you operate in a business, commercial or agricultural setting, Jay provides extensive banking expertise to help you develop a comprehensive plan for successful results.

Areas of Expertise

  • Comprehensive financial planning
  • Agricultural land and commercial real estate
  • Cash management
  • Financing solutions

Education and Professional Credentials

  • Bachelor’s degree / Accountancy / University of North Dakota

The Rest of the Story

As a skilled accountant with expertise in looking at the big picture while paying attention to details, Jay uses that knowledge to help you compile a financial plan that helps you reach your goals.

He believes the best thing about living and working in the Hallock area is the energetic and enthusiastic community. Jay also serves on the Board of the Valley Community Health Centers in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The group provides dental and mental health care to patients, regardless of insurance or income.  In addition, he is a Board member of the Lake Agassiz Development group, which facilitates lending programs through the U.S. Small Business Administration.

In his spare time, you might find Jay engaged in a variety of sports. He likes a challenge such as climbing to the top of Mt. Saint Helens in the state of Washington. Jay takes his knowledge, active engagement and attention to the bottom line to help clients reach the peak of their financial goals.

Bank
Hallock

Location
157 2nd St S
Hallock, Minnesota 56728
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Hours
8:30 am – 4 pm, M-F

Drive-Up
8:30 am – 5 pm, M-F

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Brian Frisk

Brian Frisk

Brian Frisk

Brian Frisk
Ag/Business Banker
Vice President

Bank: 218.281.3305
Direct: 218.281.4205
Cell: 218.289.1738
Toll Free: 888.329.3305
Fax: 218.281.6339
Email: [email protected]

A Career Built on Relationships

Brian has made a career out of fostering relationships and developing a personal connection with his customers and their operations. 

Areas of Expertise

  • Ag lending
  • Financial services

Education and Professional Credentials

  • Bachelor’s degree / Marketing – Minnesota State University, Moorhead

The Rest of the Story

Brian is a native of Crookston and a graduate of Crookston High School. He has dedicated his 20+ year career to helping find financial solutions for the farmers and ranchers of Crookston and the surrounding area.

Brian is a member of the Lions Club in Crookston and has served in several leadership capacities with the local service organization.

Bank
Crookston

Location
304 N Broadway
Crookston, Minnesota 56716
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Hours
9 am – 4 pm, M-W, F
9 am – 5 pm, Th

Drive-Up
7:30 am – 5:30 pm, M-F
8:30 am – Noon, Sat

ATM
Ampride Convenience Mart
1020 Hwy 75 S
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Night Depository & ATM