Brad brings more than 25 years of experience in the mortgage and finance industry as a vice president, mortgage relationship manager. Spending 12 years in community financial institution lending positions and 14 years in operational and member support roles with the Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines.
The theme of growing vitality extends to his personal life, too. Brad’s primary focus is on guiding his three children in their academic, fine art and athletic activities—he even coached their youth basketball and football leagues. Brad also volunteers with his high school football team as statistician. Even with all the miles he travels to meet with members, Brad still enjoys road trips with his family.
"In my travels, I get to help my members expand their business and I learn about the communities they serve. Author Louis L’Amour’s home was Jamestown, North Dakota. Former head coach of the Green Bay Packers and New England Patriots, Phil Bengtson, was from Roseau, Minnesota and there is an outstanding chimes towers on the campus of South Dakota State University in Brookings, South Dakota," shares Brad. "At the other end of the spectrum are the Twin Cities, which represents the 13th largest economy in the U.S. and is home to more than 3.4 million residents. Our small towns and larger cities are rich with history. I am proud to partner with those communities; from rural to urban and everything in between."