23 August 2018-Donna Almer is photographed at First National Bank in Columbus, NE.

Donna Olmer

Officer, Commercial & Agribusiness Banking
Columbus Market

Donna Olmer

Donna is a Commercial Agribusiness Lender. She enjoys learning about the plans and goals of business owners and customizing financial solutions that help them achieve optimal results. Her client segment includes businesses and individual company owners.


Donna began her early career working for an attorney and a CPA. She turned to banking in 2004 when she joined First National Bank’s Commercial Loan Department. To enhance her knowledge and prepare to become more helpful to her customers, she also spent time as a credit analyst before returning to lending in 2015. Donna has an Associates of Applied Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Business Management from Central Community College in Columbus, Nebraska.


Donna enjoys walking and landscaping. Since she has two married children and one grandchild, she spends as much time as she can traveling to see family.

Despite her travels, Donna spends many hours helping the community where she lives. She is an active volunteer for the Red Cross, United Way, Habitat for Humanity, the Humphrey Community Planning Board and dedicates several hours a month to various church activities.