September 14, 2016 - Bremer Bank is pleased to announce several key staff changes at the company’s Fargo-Moorhead locations. In Fargo, Bremer has promoted three employees — Marit Haman to vice president and private banking manager; Lorelle Olson to wealth management private banker; and Josh Herbold to business banking team lead — and added Andrea (“Andi”) Burkhart as retail market manager. The company has also transitioned Ray Grefsheim from Fargo to the Moorhead branch as the new business banking team lead.
Haman has been with Bremer for 17 years, most recently as the Moorhead market manager. Her in-depth background includes expertise in personal and business banking, as well as mortgage services. She also has extensive management experience. Haman serves on the board of directors at FirstLink.
Olson has over three decades of banking experience, including 17 years as a relationship manager at Bremer. Her deep financial knowledge spans a complete range of products and services for personal and business clients. She currently serves on two boards: Rebuilding Together and ShareHouse.
Herbold has been in banking for 12 years, including nine at Bremer, most recently as a business banker. He has a business degree from North Dakota State University and serves on the boards for Make-A-Wish and the West Fargo Exchange Club.
Burkhart has almost 25 years of banking and management experience from a variety of positions at both Wells Fargo and Choice Financial Group. She has a business degree from Minnesota State University-Moorhead and is actively involved in the United Way.
Grefsheim has nearly 20 years of banking experience, including as a Bremer market manager. He holds a business degree from the University of North Dakota and an MBA from Regis University. He also serves on the boards at the American Red Cross-Dakotas Region and Access of the Red River Valley.
“Marit, Lorelle, Josh, Andi and Ray represent the tremendous talent we are so fortunate to have at Bremer,” said Judd Graham, Bremer’s Fargo Region CEO. “With more than a century of combined financial services experience, this team contributes a wealth of knowledge to our organization. Even more impressive is the level of commitment each of these individuals has to our clients.”
Haman, Olson and Burkhart maintain their offices at the Fargo Bremer Bank located at 1444 45th Street South. Herbold is at the North Fargo branch at 1204 19th Avenue North. And Grefsheim now offices at the Moorhead Bremer branch located at 3131 South Frontage Road.
Bremer Financial Corporation is a privately held, $10 billion regional financial services company jointly owned by the Otto Bremer Trust and Bremer employees. Founded in 1943 by Otto Bremer, the company is headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota and provides a comprehensive range of banking, wealth management, investment, trust and insurance products and services throughout Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. Clients include individuals and families, mid-sized corporations, small businesses, agribusinesses, nonprofits, and public and government entities.