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.
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 four boys, Jackson, Carson, Emerson and Benson as well as golfing and attending sporting events.
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.
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.
Janet has been with Stock Growers Bank for over 25 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.
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 is currently the Assistant Cashier at the bank. Her duties include daily operations, customer service, opening new accounts, and taking care of the marketing aspects of the bank.
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
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.