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
Headshot photograph of Lori Hetletved.

Lori Hetletved

Executive Assistant & Corporate Secretary - First Western Bank & Trust

Officers & Lenders

Officers
Position
Branch
Steve Fundingsland
Assistant Vice President - Consumer Loan Officer
Marla Gasmann
Customer Relations Officer & BSA Officer
Amy Glovich
Vice President Internal Audit & Compliance
Angie Hansen
Assistant Vice President Loan Operations
Jessica Henderson
Controller
Sabrina Herrmann
Marketing Specialist Officer
Lori Hetletved
Executive Assistant & Corporate Secretary
Melanie Hogue
Consumer Loan Officer
NMLS: 1246050
JoAnn Holtz
Senior Vice President Investments
Mike Humphreys
Vice President Insurance
Chad Johnson
Market President Bismarck
Laurie Johnson
Vice President Trust Operations Officer
Richard Keller
Vice President Commercial Lending
Michael King
Business Banking Officer
Lynn Klein
Insurance Officer
Fred Kuhnen
Senior Vice President & Manager Advance Acceptance
Lisa Kukowski
Lease Operations Officer
Dorijean Kurtz
Insurance Officer
Chris Lamoureux
Executive Vice President
Tom Larson
Vice President Agricultural Lending