Rebecca has over 25 years of professional marketing experience leading high-impact advertising, communications and public relations strategies and campaigns.
Prior to joining Security Bank in 2022 as VP of Marketing, Rebecca worked for Washington Pavilion Management, Inc, Sanford Health and POET. Additionally, she has financial services marketing experience with Home Federal Bank, now Great Western Bank, and Meriwest Credit Union. Rebecca is a member of Sales & Marketing Executives and the South Dakota chapter of American Advertising Federation.
Rebecca grew up on a farm in northwest Iowa, near the South Dakota border, and currently resides in Sioux Falls, SD. She attained her undergraduate degree with a major in mass communications and a minor in art from the University of South Dakota. While living in the Silicon Valley area of northern California, Rebecca attended graduate school at San Jose State University studying mass communications with an emphasis in new media.
Rebecca is married to Rod, a native of Vermillion, SD. The two met at USD and recently celebrated their 26th wedding anniversary. Together they have two teenaged daughters and a bulldog named Winnie. In her free time, Rebecca enjoys cooking, traveling, wine-tasting, attending concerts, snuggling with her pup, and spending time with friends and family. Her favorite thing is being outside at the Iowa Great Lakes in the summer.