Where Community Matters

Staff & Board

Our Staff:

  • Eric M. Newton

    CEO & President

  • Douglas D. Weiland

    Sr. Vice President

  • Linda K. Hesley

    Vice President & Operations Officer

  • Jane L. Swenson

    Vice President, Cashier, Trust Officer, Board Secretary

  • Amy Madson

    Asst. Vice President of Lending

  • Jordan Savoy

    Loan Officer

  • Brandi Hadacek

    Operations Officer & Manager

  • Amber Youngwirth

    Asst. Cashier

  • Brenda Wunder

    Loan Administrator

  • Susan Dietrich

    Head Teller

  • Ginger Sonius

    Customer Service & Bookkeeping

  • Holly N. Bergman

    Customer Service & Bookkeeping

  • Marsha Newton

    Woden Customer Service

  • Laureen Burgardt

    Britt-Woden Ins. Agency Manager

  • Christine Hobscheidt

    Agent for Britt-Woden Insurance

Board of Directors:

  • Mark J. Sexton

    Chairman of the Board

  • Eric M. Newton


  • Brian D. Mino


  • Paul L. Smith


  • Andrew G. Sexton


  • Jane L. Swenson

    Board Secretary

Homebuyer Grants

First State Bank is pleased to announce that we once again have housing grants available for down payment or closing costs assistance. Inquire with either Amy Madson or Doug Weiland for eligibility.

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