FTSB Welcomes New Employees

You may have noticed some new faces at FTSB in the past few months. We are excited to welcome the following new employees!


Jessica Hepperly – Bookkeeper

Jessica started working at FTSB in February as a bookkeeper in Buffalo Center. She and her fiancé, Trevor and daughter Emma live on a grain farm outside of Ledyard. Jessica attended NIACC and received her AA in Liberal Arts, then attended Buena Vista for her bachelor’s degree in psychology and minor in business. Most recently Jessica worked at State Farm Insurance in Fairmont.


Terri Verbrugge – Teller

Terri started as a teller in our Britt office in May. She grew up in the Crystal Lake area, and attended Hamilton Business College in Mason City for a degree in medical clerical. She was a teller in Britt before starting her family and then stayed home to raise her boys. She has two sons, Jason and Patrick, and her husband Doug is a farmer. Terri recently reentered the work force, and is excited to be at FTSB in Britt.


Lisa Berggren – Bookkeeper

Lisa joins us as a bookkeeper in our Buffalo Center office. She was born and raised in Buffalo Center, and currently resides there with her husband, Chris, and two sons Brayden and Levi. Chris owns and operates his seeds sales business, Berggren Seeds. Lisa graduated from the University of Northern Iowa, and has been a professional and active in the Buffalo Center community since then.


Julie Mabus – Teller

Julie Mabus has been a part time employee in our Lakota office for 3 years, but recently switched to full time and is a teller in our Lake Mills, Buffalo Center and Lakota offices. Prior to joining FTSB, Julie had 10 years of teller experience. She grew up in Armstrong and has lived near Lakota on her husband Bill’s family farm for 13 years. Julie has three children, Chelsey, Desiree and Dustin, and a granddaughter Reagan.