New Front-Line Employees


Say, “Hello” to our new staff

Merchants Bank is dedicated to providing you with top-notch service. We want you to be satisfied with all of your banking needs. We recently hired these qualified employees to provide you with the excellent service you deserve. Please help us welcome the new front-line team members of Merchants Bank.

Jeff Carter joined Merchants Bank, Cottage Grove as a Vice President/Commercial Banker. He previously worked at Drake Bank as a Vice President/Commercial. Jeff and his family reside in Hastings. Jeff is involved with the community as a Board Member for the Neighborhood Economic Development Association (NeDA) and the West St. Paul Kiwanis Club.

Jenny Kiese joined the Winona Lakeside team as a part-time Teller. Jenny and her husband moved off their dairy farm in Lewiston last year and now they live in Winona with their two teenagers Jake and Ellie. She is adjusting to “big city” life. Jenny is looking forward to getting to know her new customers and providing them with excellent service. She previously worked as a Teller at Winona National Bank.

Meggan Scanlan joined Merchants Bank, Caledonia as a part-time Teller. Meggan is currently attending Caledonia High School and also works as a lifeguard. She also previously worked as a Dishwasher/Prep Cook. Meggan is excited to be part of the Merchants team.