Jeff Jones is the Market President for South Dakota. In this role, he represents the bank within the community, providing wholesale banking services across multiple market locations. As a banking professional, he is proud of mentoring employees who have moved into expanded leadership roles in the finance industry.
Jeff joined First National Bank in 2007, and has been a bank President for nearly 35 years, with experience at three other banking groups in Minnesota and South Dakota. His banking career started in 1979 with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC). He earned his BS in Business Administration from the University of South Dakota, and is a graduate of the Colorado School of Banking, and ABA Commercial Lending School.
Jeff is currently on the Board and Executive committee of the Yankton Development Corporation (YAPG), President of the Yankton Community Foundation, and is a member of the Port Yankton initiative to bring quality of life projects to the community.
Jeff values spending time with his family and grandchildren. He also enjoys a round of golf when the opportunity presents itself.
The best road is always the high road.