Monson Joins Bell State Bank & Trust
Roger Monson has joined Bell State Bank & Trust in Fargo as vice president/correspondent banker. Monson will work with banks throughout North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota to provide participation loans, bank stock and ownership loans and other lending partnerships.
A native of Cooperstown, N.D., Monson graduated from North Dakota State University and the Graduate School of Banking in Madison, Wisc. He has spent 39 years in finance, including 30 years at Citizens State Bank in Finley, N.D., retiring as its president in 2011.
Monson has been active in the North Dakota Bankers Association and has served on American Banking Association committees regarding banking industry education and rural and agricultural banking.