Baszler Named Manager of New De Smet Branch
Friday, December 30, 2011
Dakotaland Federal Credit Union recently appointed Jason Baszler as the Manager of the new De Smet Branch Office. "The talent we were able to solicit from the Community of De Smet has been quite impressive. We were very fortunate to recruit top notch staff to join our Dakotaland Team." stated Credit Union President, Dan Cumbee. Jason's long list of banking experience makes him the ideal candidate to lead our commitment to this new branch and it's members." added Cumbee.
Baszler is a De Smet native and a 1994 graduate of
De Smet High School. Jason holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from St. Cloud State in Minnesota. The new Credit Union Manager has over 12 years of financial experience with Wells Fargo and First Premier Bank both
of Sioux Falls. Jason assumed his new position in late November and joins staff members, Roxene Helms, Tristin Gruenhagen and Barb Asleson at their 105 Highway 14 West location in De Smet. "I am very excited to be a part of the team in bringing Dakotaland Federal Credit Union
to my hometown. I look forward to making Dakotaland an integral part of our communities and helping our members in anyway that I can. I invite everyone to stop and see us anytime." exclaimed Baszler. Jason and his wife, Angie, recently relocated from Sioux Falls to De Smet with their two children, 2 1/2 year old Ella and 11 month old Brooks. Angie is the Director of Development at the Avera McKenan Foundation of Sioux Falls.
Dakotaland Federal Credit Union is a member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative with locations in Huron, Volga, Brookings, Madison, Woonsocket, Redfield and De Smet. The Credit Union holds a rural community charter that serves those who live, work, worship or go to school in 25 East Central South Dakota Counties. With over 21,000 members and $180 million in assets, Dakotaland continues to be locally owned by its members. The cooperative was formed in 1935 and is governed by a volunteer board made up of Dakotaland member-owners.