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We work with lenders for small businesses. Whether creating or retaining jobs, starting or expanding, we’ll help small businesses make best use of their financial resources.

 

Mission: To grow small business in rural America.

Vision: To be the best at providing creative financial solutions for small business.

Values: These statements, taken together, represent the overarching values of Prairieland EDC.

* We are all members of the Prairieland Team.

* We act with integrity, honesty and respect.

* We demand responsibility, accountability and open communication.

* We relentlessly pursue providing superior customer service.

Meet Our Team

Ann Peterson

Ann Peterson

President / CEO

Ann Peterson helps assist our borrowers and lenders with the process of loan applications and closings. Her role is to work for small business owners and with a variety of lenders to provide creative financing solutions for the development of small business projects.

Julie Dahlhoff

Julie Dahlhoff

Credit Analyst

Julie Dahlhoff works in the areas of loan processing and loan servicing. Her work includes the preparation of loan application documents and financial analysis.

Jason Gerdes

Jason Gerdes

Loan Officer

Jason Gerdes helps assist our borrowers and lenders with the process of loan applications and closings. His role is to work for small business owners and with a variety of lenders to provide creative financing solutions for the development of small business projects

Lisa Onken

Lisa Onken

Loan Servicing Officer

Lisa Onken services the existing loan portfolio until paid in full. She works with our borrowers to address any questions or concerns they may have.

Prairieland EDC Board of Directors

Meet the Board of Directors

Front Row: Sherri Schueller, Brigid Tuck, Jill Mockler, Pete Neigebauer, Claire Gerber

Back Row: Matt Zebro, Chad Syltie, Tim Ulrich, Renae Shields, Matthew Dorothy

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