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November 3, 2020 – Justin GulleksonDecorah Bank is excited to announce that Justin Gullekson is assuming the new role of Decorah Market President. “Justin’s focus will be to ensure we provide excellent service to our customers and community in and around Decorah, similar to what Donna Thomas, Cresco Market President, does for Cresco. Over the past five years, Justin has been instrumental in our Wealth Management team. Now Justin will help provide leadership in other areas of the bank as well. The bank is growing and so must its leadership team. Justin will help us continue to be a sustainable and healthy family and employee-owned community bank” Ben Grimstad, bank CEO.

Justin and his wife Jeanne have lived in Decorah since 2003. The couple is blessed with five children, Alice, Clare, Anne, Rose, and Jack. Justin is active in the community, currently serving as treasurer for the Winneshiek County Community Foundation.

When asked about this new role, Justin replied, “Decorah Bank has great employees and wonderful customers. I appreciate the opportunity to work with more of them in a new way. As a community bank, owned by our employees and by the Grimstad family, I am honored to serve as the Decorah Market President. I will work hard to maintain and grow all that is special about Decorah Bank.”



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