Familiar faces you know, who know you by name.

We have a dynamic group of officers and staff who work diligently to serve the community.

Board of Directors

Headshot photograph of Jack Hoeven.

J. H. Hoeven, Jr.

Founder - First Western Bank & Trust 1964 - 2017
Headshot photograph of Brenda Foster.

Brenda K. Foster

Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer - First Western Bank & Trust
Headshot photograph of John Hoeven.

John Hoeven

U.S. Senator
Headshot photograph of Rick Anderson.

Richard K. Anderson

Retired President & Chief Executive Officer - First Western Bank & Trust
Headshot photograph of Jon Bakkes.

Jon Backes

Attorney - McGee, Hankla, & Backes
Headshot photograph of Val Bruels.

Val Bruels

Realtor - Elite Real Estate
Headshot photograph of Rich Campbell.

Rich Campbell

Retired President & Chief Executive Officer - First Western Bank & Trust
Headshot photograph of Clayton Fegley.

Clayton Fegley

Small Grain Farmer
Headshot photograph of Mike Fitzmaurice.

Mike Fitzmaurice

President - Copperhead Corporation Managing Partner - Tri-Star Minerals
Headshot photograph of Kathie Gaddie.

Kathleen Gaddie

President - Ryan Family Dealerships
Headshot photograph of Chuck Kramer.

Charles Kramer

President - I. Keating Furniture World
Headshot photograph of Charles Morgan.

Charles "Chip" Morgan

Owner - Northwest Respiratory Services
Headshot photo of Ron Rauschenberger.

Ron Rauschenberger

Consultant

Adrianna Wetzel

Executive Assistant & Corporate Secretary - First Western Bank & Trust

Officers & Lenders

Officers
Position
Branch
Marla Gasmann
Customer Relations Officer & BSA Officer
Amy Glovich
Vice President Internal Audit & Compliance and Chief Risk Officer
Logan Gunderson
Ag Lending Officer
Angie Hansen
Assistant Vice President Loan Operations
Sabrina Herrmann
Marketing Specialist & Community Relations Officer
Lisa Hiatt
Retail Operations Manager
Stephanie Hoffart
Assistant Corporate Secretary & Special Projects Manager
Melanie Hogue
Consumer Loan Officer
NMLS: 1246050
Blake Holman
Trust Portfolio Manager
JoAnn Holtz
Senior Vice President Investments
Mike Humphreys
Vice President Insurance
Carin Johnson
Universal Banking Manager
Chad Johnson
Market President Bismarck
Laurie Johnson
Vice President Trust Operations Officer
Michael King
Business Banking Officer
Lindsay Kinnischtzke
Loan Assistant/Assistant Security Officer
Fred Kuhnen
Senior Vice President & Manager Advance Acceptance
Lisa Kukowski
Lease Operations Officer
Dorijean Kurtz
Insurance Officer
Chris Lamoureux
Executive Vice President
First Western Bank & Trust Member FDIC
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Products offered through First Western Insurance are: NOT A DEPOSIT, NOT FDIC INSURED, NOT INSURED BY ANY FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AGENCY, NOT GUARANTEED BY THE BANK, MAY GO DOWN IN VALUE


Routing Number: 091310440