North Dakota Bankers
Extraordinary Leadership for North Dakota Banks

NDBA Board of Directors

Kathy Torske - NDBA Chair

Kathy Torske - NDBA Chair

President/CEO (SW-22)
Bravera Wealth
401 N 4th St, Ste 301
Bismarck, ND 58501-4023
Phone: (701) 355-4826
ktorske@bravera.bank
Pete Jahner, NDBA Chair-Elect

Pete Jahner, NDBA Chair-Elect

President
Kirkwood Bank and Trust
PO Box 6089
Bismarck, ND 58506-6089
Phone: (701) 258-6550
petej@kirkwoodbank.com
Deneen Axtman - NDBA Treasurer

Deneen Axtman - NDBA Treasurer

SVP / Chief Operating Officer
Cornerstone Bank
2280 45th St. S
Fargo, ND 58104
Phone: (701) 738-8590
Christie Huber Obenauer, NDBA Immediate Past Chair

Christie Huber Obenauer, NDBA Immediate Past Chair

CEO
Union State Bank
PO Box 468
Hazen, ND 58545-0468
Phone: (701) 748-3224
christieo@usbhazen.com
Tory Hart

Tory Hart

Market President
Bank Forward
PO Box 850
Jamestown ND  58402
Phone: (701) 251-2040
Savanna Hendrickson

Savanna Hendrickson

President
Bank of Tioga
7 N Main St
Tioga ND  58852 
Phone: (701) 664-3388
Ryan Hertz

Ryan Hertz

Market President
Dacotah Bank
PO Box 789
Minot, ND 58702-0789
Phone: (701) 852-1200
Brian L. Johnson

Brian L. Johnson

CEO
Choice Bank
1697 S 42nd St
Grand Forks, ND 58201-3740
Phone: (701)746-6010
Lori Leingang

Lori Leingang

SVP HR and Communications
Bank of North Dakota
1200 Memorial Hwy
Bismarck ND 58504
Phone: (701) 328-5748
Jeff Leuthold

Jeff Leuthold

SVP, Chief Lending Officer
American State Bank and Trust Co. 
PO Box 1446
Williston ND 58802
Phone: (701) 774-4131
Pat Lorenson

Pat Lorenson

Branch President
Ramsey National Bank
3232 25th St S
Fargo, ND 58104-6540
Phone: (888) 301-2292
Brad Miller

Brad Miller

President
First State Bank of Cando
415 Main Street
Cando, ND 58324
Phone: (701) 968-3331
Jamie Nelson

Jamie Nelson

CEO
McLean Bank Holding Company 
102 N Main St
Garrison ND 58540-0339 
Phone: (701) 462-3232
Drew Olafson

Drew Olafson

EVP, CFO
United Valley Bank 
PO Box 170
Cavalier ND 58220 
(701) 265.8331
Kim Settel

Kim Settel

EVP of Retail Banking and Lending
Gate City Bank
PO Box 2847
Fargo, ND 58108
Phone: (701) 293-2485
Joe Watzke

Joe Watzke

SVP Ag Banking Director 
Bell Bank 
3100 13th Ave S
Fargo ND 58103 
(218) 291-3310
Rick Clayburgh, Staff Liaison

Rick Clayburgh, Staff Liaison

President and CEO
North Dakota Bankers Association
PO Box 1438
Bismarck ND 58502-1438
Phone: (701) 223-5303

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