Staff

Bruce

Bruce Wentz

Bruce joined Stock Growers Bank in 1980 as an insurance agent and loan officer.  In 1985, Bruce operated his own investment office working for IDS Financial Services, which is now known as Ameriprise Financial.  In May of 1988, Bruce returned to Stock Growers Bank as a loan officer and he became Vice President.  In 2000, Bruce became a shareholder of Stock Growers Bank.  Shortly thereafter, he was appointed Executive Vice President of the bank and took over management duties.  Today, he continues in his role as Executive Vice President.

Bruce was born and raised in Napoleon.  He has two grown children, Amanda, and Kevin.  He cherishes small town living where he enjoys fishing, hunting and walking his black Lab, Rudy.

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Justin

Justin Piatz

Justin was born and raised in Napoleon, ND.  He graduated from Napoleon High School in 2001.  He attended North Dakota State University and graduated in 2005 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Agricultural Economics.

Justin has over 10 years of ag/commercial lending experience.  His banking career started in July of 2005 with Bank of the West in Fargo, ND as a credit analyst.  In 2008, he was promoted to Relationship Manager Associate.  He then joined Stock Growers Bank in March of 2009 as a loan officer.  He was promoted to Vice President in 2010 and appointed to the board of directors in 2013.  He continues in his roles today as loan officer and director.

Outside of the bank, you will find Justin working on the family farm.  Away from work, Justin enjoys spending time with his wife, Bridget, and three boys, Jackson, Carson and Emerson, as well as golfing and attending sporting events.

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Nick Schauer

Nick Schauer started as a Loan Officer at Stock Growers Bank in October of 2015.  A native of Wishek, North Dakota, Nick grew up active in sports and working at his dad’s grain elevator.  He earned his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from North Dakota State University.  Prior to Stock Growers Bank, he worked for the USDA for 15 years.  Nick and his wife Susan, have three young boys; Jack, Ryan, and Sam. 

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Teresa

Teresa Pfeifle

Teresa grew up on a farm in the Napoleon area, graduating from Napoleon High School. She attended Aaker’s Business College in Fargo where she graduated with an Associate’s Degree. Teresa has been employed with Stock Growers Bank since September 2008; in February 2009 she was promoted to Internal Auditor/Compliance Officer. Teresa’s responsibilities are to ensure Stock Growers Bank is compliant with all State and Federal banking regulations.

In her free time, Teresa enjoys spending time with family and friends, scrapbooking and baking.

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Annette

Annette Schumacher

Annette joined Sock Growers Bank in 2001 and has nearly 15 years of experience in the banking industry.  She is a graduate of Emmons Central High School and the University of North Dakota with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.   Starting as a teller, Annette is currently the Cashier for the bank. Annette lives on a beef and grain farm with her husband and they have 3 children. In her free time, she enjoys gardening and reading.

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Janet

Janet Dewald

Janet has been with Stock Growers Bank for over 22 years. She brings experience, knowledge and a cheerful smile to her customers and strives to make their banking experience a pleasant one. Building a relationship with her customers and developing a necessary level of trust is important to Janet. She was born and raised on a farm here in Napoleon and enjoys country living, gardening and helping out on the farm. She is lucky enough to have her 4 children live nearby which makes it convenient to spoil her 3 Granddaughters.

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Alison

Alison Wald

Alison joined Stock Growers Bank in February of 2014. Alison graduated from Minot State University in 2014 with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management and Marketing. Alison has numerous years of customer service and banking experience. Alison’s duties at the bank include daily operations, customer service, opening new accounts, and taking care of the marketing aspects of the bank.

In her free time, Alison enjoys spending time with her family and friends, shopping, cooking and reading.

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Theresa

Teresa Roth

Teresa grew up on a farm near Britton SD. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from Northern State University in Aberdeen SD.  Upon meeting her husband Matt, she relocated to Napoleon.  Teresa’s life has always involved agriculture and feels fortunate to live in a rural community.  Teresa enjoys helping to create great customer relationships, and a friendly environment in the bank.

In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends and spending time outdoors whether its ice fishing, camping or riding horse

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Kristen Moos

Kristen grew up in Napoleon and graduated from Napoleon High School. She joined Stock Growers Bank in 2016. Prior to joining Stock Growers Bank, she worked for Sanford Health in Bismarck doing medical transcription out of her home for 14 years. She has also been the treasurer for her church since 2004. Kristen is an active member on Napoleon Ambulance since 2007 and is currently the squad leader and paramedic. Kristen strives to provide excellent customer service and building a great relationship with her customers.

Kristen and her husband, Todd, have 3 children; Tyler, Trevor, and Lily. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, camping, gardening, and scrapbooking.

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Aaron

Aaron Stuckle

Aaron grew up on a farm near Courtenay, ND.  After high school he lived in Fargo, ND and attended college.  He earned his Bachelors of Science degree in Finance from Minnesota State University Moorhead.  He interned at Northwestern Mutual Financial Services where he achieved the Power of Ten award, and was a member of a nationwide Top Ten Internship Team. He also worked as an independent financial advisor for several years in Fargo, ND.  Aaron joined Stock Growers Insurance in 2014.

Aaron & his wife Acacia have been married since 2006.  In 2013 they moved to Linton, ND where they currently reside with their two children Henry (2009) and Ettalynn (2012).  Acacia is an Extension Agent for Emmons and Kidder counties.

In his spare time Aaron enjoys spending time with his family.  They love being in the great outdoors and you will often find the whole family hunting, fishing, or playing ball in the backyard.  He also serves as vice president of the Linton Lions International Club where he enjoys improving his community through service work.  In the past he has also served on the board of the Minnesota State University Moorhead Rotoract Club, served on the board of his church, and also served on the board of directors for the Linton Lions International Club.

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Napoleon, ND 58561

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