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Jesme named Choice Financial ag banker

Steve Jesme

Steve Jesme recently joined Choice Financial as Senior Vice President - Ag Lending.

Jesme brings more than 30 years banking experience to his new rolel, including commercial and agribusiness banking. He was previously employed with Minnwest Bank in Montevideo, Minn., where he was a senior vice president - senior lender.

Jesme graduated with a bachelor’s degree in finance and minor in management from Minnesota State University Moorhead, Moorhead, Minn.  He is also a graduate of the Midwest Banking Institute, Institute of Certified Bankers Commercial Lending School and most recently the Colorado Graduate School of Banking.

Jesme’s community involvement includes serving on the city council in Dilworth, Minn., being a Lion’s Club member for 26 years, serving on various community boards and volunteering for Junior Achievement.

Choice Financial has nine full-service banking locations in North Dakota, including two in the Fargo area.