FARGO, ND – Sindy Keller was named to Gate City Bank’s board of directors in January. She brings 37 years of accounting, controlling and philanthropic expertise to the Bank.
Keller currently serves as Controller/Senior Accountant for Brandt Holdings Company in Fargo, where she helps oversee the company’s treasury banking. With corporate offices in Fargo, Brandt Holdings Company manages holdings within these five divisions: agriculture, industrial, real estate, entertainment and hospitality.
A graduate of Minnesota State University Moorhead, Keller has also served on the following boards: Dakota Medical Foundation, which aims to improve health and quality of life for people in the region; Lend a Hand Up, a nonprofit that helps local families in medical crisis; and First Lutheran Church Foundation, which promotes the faith and philanthropic mission of First Lutheran Church locally and worldwide. She also serves as President of the Church Council at First Lutheran Church in Fargo.
“It really is an honor to be asked to serve on Gate City Bank’s board of directors,” Keller said. “I’m proud to call this community home, and I very much look forward to supporting the Bank and its wonderful mission throughout our region.”
Keller serves along five other board members at Gate City Bank:
• Steve Swiontek, Chair of the Board
• Kevin Hanson, President & CEO, Gate City Bank
• Rodney Larson, Retired Chief Health Policy Officer, American Academy of Neurology
• Shirley Montgomery, Retired Bank Executive
• J. Patrick Traynor, President, Dakota Medical Foundation, Dakota Medical Charities
“Sindy is an amazing addition to Gate City Bank’s board of directors,” said Steve Swiontek, Chair of the Board. “She truly embraces our culture and mission of creating a better way of life for customers, communities and team members. We deeply appreciate the valuable insight Sindy brings to the Gate City Bank organization.”
Keller is originally from Kenmare, ND, and currently lives in Fargo. In her free time, she and her husband, Brad Keller, enjoy spending time with their two dogs, who they like to say are “in charge.” About Gate City Bank
A $2.8 billion mutual bank founded in 1923, Gate City Bank is the region’s leading financial institution, as well as the #1 mortgage lender in North Dakota. The Bank employs more than 735 team members at 43 locations in 22 communities across North Dakota and central Minnesota. Gate City Bank believes in creating a better way of life for customers, communities and team members. Additionally, the Bank has been named one of the “50 Best Places to Work” seven years in a row by Prairie Business magazine.