Meet Our Executive Team

At The First National Bank in Sioux Falls, we do things differently. With an infectious culture, a 130-year commitment to our communities, and a foundation built on our FIRST Values, we pride ourselves on being more than just a bank. We live and work here, too. It is our mission to build successful relationships that value and enhance our communities.

Bill Baker

Bill Baker

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Contact
(605) 335-5200
Christopher Ekstrum

Christopher Ekstrum

President and Chief Operating Officer
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(605) 335-5200
Stephanie Gongopoulos

Stephanie Gongopoulos

Executive Vice President and Chief Culture Officer
Contact
(605) 335-5200
Adam D. Cox

Adam D. Cox

JD, MBA
Senior Vice President and Chief Wealth Management Officer
Contact
(605) 335-2902
Julie Choudek

Julie Choudek

Senior Vice President and Chief Credit Officer
Contact
(605) 335-5200
Paul Livermore

Paul Livermore

CFA
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
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(605) 335-5200
Jeff Russell

Jeff Russell

Senior Vice President and Chief Banking Officer
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(605) 335-5200
Laurel VanDenBerg

Laurel VanDenBerg

Senior Vice President and Chief Audit, Compliance, and Risk Executive
Contact
(605) 335-5200