Tim Kocher

Chief Operations Officer

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Tim is an experienced financial professional who serves as Bremer Bank’s Chief Operations Officer. His overall responsibility is for the organization’s operations delivery, with particular emphasis on continuous improvement and leading teams to effectively serve Bremer’s diverse customer segments.

Before moving into his current senior executive role in 2022, Tim served for two years as Bremer’s Credit Transformation Director where he improved the alignment of the credit team and developed innovative strategies to optimize the bank’s credit delivery to customers. In total, Tim’s financial services leadership experience spans more than 20 years, with leadership roles at another financial institution and two Fortune 500 companies.

Tim graduated with a B.A. in Business from St. John’s University in Minnesota and earned his MBA from Sacred Heart University in Connecticut. He is certified in Six Sigma and other process optimization disciplines. Tim lives in Chanhassen with his family, and in his spare time enjoys hunting, golfing, boating and spending time with his family.