We are incredibly excited to officially welcome Jay Lies as the new Fargo Area Market President who has been with us for the past several weeks. As part of his role, Jay will collaborate with the Choice Bank Fargo Area team to lead and develop business growth strategies and grow community ties.
Born and raised in North Dakota with family roots in small business, Jay has fostered a passion and commitment towards helping North Dakota businesses thrive. He comes to Choice with over 17 years of experience serving and leading multiple markets on both the consumer and commercial sides of banking.
Outside of banking, Jay remains involved with the community by serving on the NDSU College Business Board, North Dakota Banker’s Association Board, and University of Jamestown Booster Board. He also serves as the Treasurer of Cass Clay United Way and as a coach for his sons’ baseball and football teams.