Brian Gilbert

South Dakota Cattlemen's Foundation Board of Directors

Brian is the Ag Banking Manager at The First National Bank in Sioux Falls.  Brian has been at the Bank for 15 years with over 20 years of Ag lending experience.  He leads a team of Ag Bankers assistants, and Crop Insurance specialists that provide expert financial advice to ag producers to help them navigate life’s financial journey. Brian earned his bachelor’s degree in Ag Business and Economics from SDSU with a minor in Ag Marketing and earned his Graduate School of Banking Degree from the Southwest Graduate School of Banking in Dallas, Texas.

Brian grew up in Hitchcock on the family farm. Brian, his wife, Ann and their three children: Addy, Camden and Natalie reside in Dell Rapids where the kids attend Dell Rapids Saint Mary Catholic School. In his spare time, he enjoys helping on the family farm and staying active in Ag organizations in order to help Ag Producers and business people tell our story. 

Brian is also on the South Dakota State Ag and Bio Advisory Board, Independent Community Bankers of South Dakota Board and a recent graduate of the South Dakota Ag and Rural Leadership Class.