Kevin Powers is a native of Grand Forks, North Dakota, and a graduate of the University of North Dakota with a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics. He has been a highly successful banker and banking executive for nearly 38 years – the majority as a President for Bremer Bank – and was instrumental in helping build the Bremer Financial Corp. into a regional power in Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. Kevin accepted the position of President and CEO at TheBANK of Edwardsville in February, 2015, and began his duties on March 2, 2015. With TheBANK of Edwardsville, Powers has led its first-ever expansion into the St. Louis market, opening locations in Clayton, Mo., and St. Charles, Mo. Kevin and his wife, Jean, have three grown children.