Erbes has 12 years of banking and ag and business lending experience. Erbes began his career as a Teller in Moorhead, was later promoted to Business Banker and Senior Agricultural Industry Specialist. Erbes joined American Federal as an Ag and Business Banker and was promoted to Vice President.
Erbes grew up and worked on his family’s farm near Barney, ND.
Erbes earned an Associate’s Degree in Finance from North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton, a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Minnesota State University Moorhead (MSUM), and a Master’s of Business Administration from the University of Mary, Fargo campus. At MSUM, Erbes was a member of the Delta-Mu-Delta Honor Society and graduated Magna Cum Laude. He is enrolled in the Graduate School of Banking at Colorado.
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.
American Federal is a Top 100 Ag Lender in the United States and marks its 125th Anniversary in the Red River Valley this year. American Federal Ag, Business and Personal Bankers help their clients find the best solutions to reach their financial goals. American Federal has full-service locations in Fargo, Wahpeton, Grand Forks and Northwood in North Dakota and in Moorhead, Fergus Falls, Ada, East Grand Forks, Crookston, Warren, Hallock, and Fosston in Minnesota.