August 2, 2022



Jed Rusk Named as Director of Marketing and Communications

Jed Rusk Named as Director of Marketing and Communications

Deerwood Bank has named Jed Rusk as Director of Marketing and Communications for all twelve of its locations. 

A graduate of University of Wisconsin-Stout, Rusk has been with Deerwood for more than 3 years, starting as a Marketing Coordinator in the fall of 2018. Over the last few years, Rusk has worked to enhance Deerwood Bank’s brand through the use of advertising, promotion, and community involvement.

In his new role as Director of Marketing and Communications, he will manage Deerwood Bank’s marketing efforts and will support the enhancement of their banking delivery channels.

“I am very excited to take on this next role with Deerwood Bank. Our organization is finding itself at the doorstep of some really special enhancements and I cannot wait to see where we take it. I’m honored to be able to help this group continue its pattern of growth and success.” said Rusk.

In his free time, Rusk enjoys spending time with his wife, Rachel and their Golden Retriever, Leo. On a warm day, you can probably find Jed out on the boat or playing a round of golf at the nearest course.

John Ohlin close up

John Ohlin

Office: 218.316.3505

John Ohlin is the President and CEO of Deerwood Bank. He has been with Deerwood since 2004 and is based out of the Baxter office. John graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College with a bachelor’s degree in finance. He then went on to graduate from the ABA Stonier Graduate School of Banking in 2007. In his spare time John enjoys travelling with his wife and playing golf at the nearest course.

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