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Cheers to life’s unexpected twists that turn into our greatest adventures!

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At the beginning of 2020 I started thinking about my upcoming 10-year anniversary. I was thinking about how much had changed and how I couldn’t have imagined in May of 2010 what May of 2020 would look like…Turns out even in January 2020 I couldn’t have imagined what May 2020 would look like. Life has a funny way of throwing us curveballs! I started as a part time teller for Farmers Savings Bank in Keota. I wasn’t sure if I wanted to come home that summer or stay in Ames. I told my best friend jokingly, “find me a job and I’ll come home.” She was dating the Ag Lender at our local bank and he told me to apply for the summer. I figured why not!Never thought I’d still be there 10 years later. PS they are married now and have the sweetest family! 😊
The thing about starting at the bank when I was 19 is that my co-workers turned to family very quickly. They were my second moms. They were there to support me as I dealt with hardships in transferring schools. They celebrated with me as I gr…