Bremer Bank announces the addition of Ryan Gillespie as a mortgage loan officer in its Owatonna location. Gillespie joins Bremer from Owatonna Mortgage, where she was a mortgage loan originator for the past several years. In her new role, Gillespie will assist clients with their mortgage lending needs, including purchase, refinance, new construction and first time home buyer lending.
Gillespie is an Owatonna native and holds a bachelor’s degree from Gustavus Adolphus College. She is an active community volunteer, donating her time to the Gustavus Adolphus Big Partner, Little Partner program and fundraising for Bowl for Kid’s Sake and March of Dimes. Gillespie is active in the Owatonna Area Chamber of Commerce, Owatonna Business Women and Toastmasters.
“We’re delighted to have Ryan joining our Bremer team,” said Dave Marcoux, market president for Bremer Bank in Owatonna. “She’s a dedicated professional with deep roots in our community who has built a reputation for providing an outstanding client experience.”
“Bremer Bank demonstrates a strong commitment to its clients, employees and our community,” said Gillespie. “I learned to value and respect those business principles growing up. I’m proud to be joining the Bremer team and look forward to serving the Owatonna community throughout my career.”Bremer Financial Corporation
Bremer Financial Corporation is a privately held, $12 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, mortgage, investment, wealth management, trust and insurance products and services throughout Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. Clients include small businesses, mid-sized corporations, agribusinesses, nonprofits, public and government entities, and individuals and families.