Bremer Bank Hires Stegora as Market Manager in Lakeville
Lakeville, Minn. – October 4, 2012 - Bremer Bank announces the hire of Claudia Stegora as business banker and market manager of the Lakeville bank location. Stegora has more than 16 years of banking experience with eight years focused in the Twin Cities.
Stegora joins Bremer from US Bank, where most recently she was a vice president and relationship manager in the Twin Cities Business Banking Group in Apple Valley, Minn. She has also previously worked at JP Morgan/Chase Manhattan in New York City. Stegora has a bachelor’s degree in economics from Rutgers University. She has been an active volunteer with Brush with Kindness and Second Harvest Heartland.
“Claudia comes to Bremer with many established business relationships across the south Twin Cities Metro area and will be a natural fit to lead our Lakeville office,” said Laura Helmueller, senior vice president for Bremer Bank Twin Cities. “She is a strong leader with deep banking experience and we look forward to introducing her to our clients.”
Bremer Financial Corporation
Bremer Financial Corporation is a privately-held, $8.1 billion regional financial services company owned by its employees and the Otto Bremer Foundation (OBF). Founded in 1943 by Otto Bremer, the company is headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota and provides a comprehensive range of banking, investment, trust and insurance services to its 80 locations in Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. OBF uses its share of dividends to distribute charitable grants to Bremer Bank communities. In 2011, more than $30 million in charitable donations were given across the Bremer footprint and employees donated more than 100,000 volunteer hours to their communities. For more information, go to bremer.com.