RiverWood Bank promotes employee-owner Ryan Sleiter to vice president of the Morris branch, a company news release said.

Sleiter is well-known in the Morris community and surrounding region serving area farms and businesses with RiverWood for the past two years and in the banking industry for nearly two decades, the release said.

"Ryan is from Morris and knows our economy first-hand. He uses his expertise to recommend the best option to finance and manage funds. His passion for our customers and the community is why he has been promoted to this leadership role," Doug Ehlers, RiverWood Bank Morris branch president, said in the release.

Sleiter volunteers with the Stevens County Fair Board, St. Mary's Catholic School Board, and Kiwanis.

RiverWood Bank has 10 locations in northern and central Minnesota. RiverWood Bank's Mission is to empower employee-owners to exceed customer expectations so we are the most trusted and respected bank in the communities we serve. Learn more at RiverWoodBank.com. Member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.