Kuster Joins Bremer’s Insurance Team
Grand Forks, N.D. - November 17, 2010 - Lloyd Kuster recently joined Bremer Financial Services as an insurance agent overseeing multi peril crop and crop hail insurance. Kuster, a former farmer in the N.D., area for 20 years, has more than 12 years of experience serving clients in the insurance industry.
Kuster joins Bremer most recently from Alerus Insurance in Grand Forks, where he was employed as an insurance agent. Prior to that, he gained insurance experience at AgCountry Farm Credit Services as a specialist, and as an adjuster at Rain & Hail LLC and American Ag. Kuster is currently a member of the Grand Forks Chamber of Commerce Ag Committee, the Northern Plains Potato Growers Association and the Professional Insurance Agents of North Dakota Association.
“Lloyd’s background in farming along with his many years serving clients on the insurance side of the business will be a real asset to our team,” said Dan Liberda, senior vice president and regional insurance manager for Bremer. “He has personally seen and experienced many different and complex situations in the ag industry and I’m confident will be very helpful to clients as they assess their insurance needs. We look forward to having Lloyd in our office and working on behalf of our clients.”
Bremer Financial Corporation
Bremer Financial Corporation is a privately-held, $7.6 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 nearly 100 locations in Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. OBF uses its share of dividends to distribute charitable grants to Bremer Bank communities. In 2009, more than $25 million in charitable donations were given across the Bremer footprint and employees donated more than 160,000 volunteer hours to their communities. For more information, go to bremer.com.