Meet Our Staff

First Financial Bank in Winnebago

The First Financial Bank in Winnebago has been in the Krause family since 1946 when Ray L. Krause bought stock in the bank.  Ray’s son, Dudley, joined the bank in 1951 and served as president from 1966 until 2009.  The bank is currently owned by Evelyn Krause, David and Ann Krause, and Lyndon and Lana Krause.  The First Financial Bank in Winnebago has been completely family owned since 1997.
    Dudley Krause
Evelyn Krause  
    Bill Erickson

Oversees all aspects of bank and specializes in agricultural and business loans.


Joanne Hoffman
Vice President / Cashier

Specializes in IRAs, bank operations and regulatory compliance.
Doug Hill
Vice President
Ag Loan Officer

Specializes in agricultural and farm real estate loans.

Justin Miller
Consumer Lender
Mortgage Loan Officer NMLS#1370515

Specializes in Consumer loans Including auto, home & personal.

Denise Grant
Loan Administrator

Specializes in the processing of agricultural, real estate and consumer loans, including auto, home and personal.
Diane Bell
Head Operations Associate / Teller

Specializes in bookkeeping inquiries relating to checking & savings accounts and customer service.
Kathy Dressen
Head Teller

Specializes new accounts, kid’s account program, advertising & marketing, and ShazamChek debit cards.

Maggie Hassing
Bank Club Director/ Operations Associate & Teller

Specializes in bank club activities, internet banking inquiries, and customer service.

Dulce Pettit

Specializes in customer service.

Lana Krause
Operations  Assistant

Specializes in image documentation and teller support.




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