Greg Monson, West Market President at KleinBank announced the hiring of Mitch McKay as Vice President of Business Banking in Montevideo. In his announcement, Monson stated, "Mitch's 16 years of extensive lending background and previous business relationships will be very beneficial to our customers in the Montevideo area."
Mr. McKay's most recent role has been as the Vice President of Lending at Harvest Bank in Atwater, MN. Prior to that, he was Branch Manager at Citizens Bank of Clara City in the Granite Falls Branch and Commercial Loan Officer at Yellow Medicine County Bank of Granite Falls, MN. He holds a Bachelor's Degree from SW Minnesota State University in Hotel/Restaurant Management/Finance, and has a long term commitment to service. His volunteering involvement includes President of the Stina Leiseth Memorial Foundation, YME Sting Volleyball Booster, Granite Falls Foundation, Atwater Economic Development Authority (EDA), and a former President of the Granite Falls Chamber of Commerce.
The Klein family entered banking in 1907 when C.H. Klein first bought stock in First National Bank of Chaska. Today, with assets totaling over $1.6 billion and a financial team of 400 dedicated employees, KleinBank is Minnesota's largest family-owned state bank and a 2011 recipient of the Minnesota Business Ethics Award and a 2012 recipient of the Minnesota Family Business Award. With 19 branches, KleinBank offers a broad array of financial services to individuals, families and businesses including Online Banking at www.kleinbank.com.