Bank Iowa Hires Karyee Gonder as Ag and Commercial Loan Officer

April 28, 2021 | Bank Iowa


Bank Iowa has appointed Karyee Gonder as an ag and commercial loan officer at their Shenandoah location. Gonder previously worked as an ag loan officer for Farm Service Agency based in Mount Ayr, Iowa.


“We are excited to have Karyee join our lending team,” said John McBride, Bank Iowa regional president. “Her experience in building relationships with clients will be a great asset to community members looking to Bank Iowa for financial advice when it comes to their ag lending needs.”


For Bank Iowa, Gonder will serve as one of the ag lenders in Shenandoah. She will be able to assist with machinery, equipment, real estate and livestock purchases. Gonder has the knowledge to help a range of clients identify their financial goals and grow their farm operation.


Gonder grew up in Clarinda, Iowa on a farm raising cattle as well as growing corn and soybeans. She obtained a bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Studies at Iowa State University. She looks forward to serving the Southwest Iowa region and building new relationships with current and prospective clients.


Karyee Gonder is a loan officer for Bank Iowa, Iowa’s second largest family-owned financial institution. She can be reached at To learn more, visit Member FDIC.