Helping you build the Bemidji area since 1910

Our People

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Administration & Support

Business Banking

Real Estate

Consumer Loans & Personal Bankers

Bookeeping & Proof Department


  • Portrait of Dean Blomgren

    Dean Blomgren
    Head Teller

  • Portrait of Elaine Johnson

    Elaine Johnson

  • Portrait of Katie Bergquist

    Katie Bergquist

  • Portrait of Bev Garton

    Bev Garton

  • Portrait of Paula Meyer

    Paula Meyer

  • Portrait of Sara Wielenberg

    Sara Wielenberg

  • Portrait of Hunter Blowers

    Hunter Blowers

  • Portrait of Karee Kopet

    Karee Kopet

  • Portrait of Pat Morgan

    Pat Morgan

  • Portrait of Tyler Smith

    Tyler Smith


  • Portrait of Shannon Eickstadt

    Shannon Eickstadt

Board Members

Tiffany Baer Paine
is the President of Security BankUSA. Tiffany joined the bank in 1993 and has been a director since 2004.

Ryan Baer
is Senior Vice President, CCO at Security BankUSA. Ryan joined the bank in 2001 and became a director in December of 2006.

Lois Anderson is Executive Vice President of Security BankUSA. She joined the bank in 1982 and has been a director since 1999.

Stephen Patterson
is owner of Patterson's Clothing located in downtown Bemidji. Mr. Patterson joined the board in 1995.

James Naylor
is President Naylor Property Management in Bemidji. He has been a director of the board since 1998.

Bob Fitzgerald
is Director of Operations of Kraus-Anderson's Bemidji Regional Office. He became a director on the board in 2012.

Shelly Geerdes
is CEO/General Manager of Pinnacle Publishing, LLC. She became a director on the board in 2011.

John W. Baer
is a Board Advisor. He started working at the bank in 1967. He retired as President in 2013. He has been on the board since 1968.

Board Members of Security Bank USA.
Front row, left to right: Tiffany Baer Paine, John Baer, Ryan Baer.
Back row: Bob Fitzgerald, Lois Anderson, Jim Naylor, Shelly Geerdes, Steve Patterson.

Mobile Banking and Mobile Deposit

Security BankUSA Mobile Banking is a fast, secure way to access your accounts from your mobile phone. Deposit your check using your smartphone. Anytime. Anywhere.

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