Monthly Archives: April 2015

Brian Ailts – Vice President – First National Bank of Gillette

Raised on a farm in Minnesota, Brian graduated from South Dakota State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Commercial Economics and Agricultural Business. After graduating he worked several years as a financial planner. Brian’s finance and banking career spans over 25 years and has focuses on commercial and agricultural lending, as a Vice President for…
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Ben Conolly

Board Position - Member Company - Wells Fargo Bank Company Position - Business Relationship Manager Benjamin Connolly has been a Business Relationship Manager with Wells Fargo since 2013.  He came to Wells Fargo with nearly 13 years of relationship management and production management experience in the commercial construction, transportation, and energy industries, working with residential,…
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Brian Ailts

Board Position - Vice President Company - First National Bank of Gillette Company Position - Senior Lender Raised on a farm in Minnesota, Brian graduated from South Dakota State University with a Bachelors Degree in Commercial Economics and Agricultural Business. After graduating he worked several years as a financial planner. Brian’s finance and banking career…
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Patrick Davidson

Board Position - Director Company - City of Gillette Company Position -  City Administrator  
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Harry Kimbrough

Board Position - Member Company - RE/Max Professionals Company Position - Associate Broker I was 1st licensed as a Real Estate Broker in 1974 in Missouri. I have practiced in Wyoming since June of 1992. I was President of the Campbell County Board of REALTORS in 2002 and REALTOR of the year in 2002. I…
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Jordan Fischer

Board Position - Member Company - JORDANS Fine Western Dining Company Position - Chief Operating Officer Jordan Fischer was born in Denver, CO in 1980 and raised in Boulder, CO. She attended parochial schools in Denver and Boulder, CO then graduated from Colorado State University in 2003. She started volunteering for the Bush 43 White…
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Louise Carter-King

Board Position - Director Company - City of Gillette Company Position - Mayor Louise has been a resident of Gillette since 1975 and became a business owner In 1978 and has owned Powder River Office Supply ever since.  Louise is married to her husband Steven, and has two children; Casey Painter-Sams, and Alex King and one grandson,…
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Mary Melaragno

Board Position - Staff Company - Energy Capital Economic Development Company Position - Director of Business Retention and Expansion Mary is a South Dakota native who moved to Gillette in 2009. Mary is the Director of Business Retention where she visits with local businesses and assesses their needs and how Energy Capital Economic Development can help.…
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Micky Shober

Board Position - Director Company - Campbell County Company Position - County Commissioner Born and raised on a family ranch in Northern Campbell County as a 3rd-generation resident, Micky has experience in agriculture, education, business and energy.  He gives generously of his time and expertise by serving on numerous boards and holding leadership positions to help guide…
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Phil Christopherson

Board Position - Staff Company - Energy Capital Economic Development Company Position - CEO Phil is a Wyoming native and has lived in the state most of his life. Phil graduated from UW with a BS degree in Computer Engineering. After graduating Phil and his family moved to Seattle Washington where Phil worked as a design…
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