In your own words, describe what your role is at the bank:
Guide and manage my team at the Clay Center branch to grow and continue to provide the best customer service we can give to our customers. I work with Ag and Commercial customers to achieve their business/financial goals.
How did you get into banking?
I worked in the accounting/tax field for 10 years prior, when the bank approached me about a job opportunity and a chance to work in my community I call home today.
What does effective leadership look like to you?
Leading by example and still being a team player to get work accomplished. I'm very supportive of my employees and passionate about their growth within our bank. I would say most importantly being trustworthy to my employees and customers so they know that I'm here for them and their needs.
Why is banking is a great career?
Banking is being part of your community and helping individuals and businesses reach their goals and sharing the joy of their success stories with them.
Share your favorite book, podcast or quote. Why is it your favorite?
"Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away." -Maya Angelou