Bank Iowa Hires Kathryn A. Sandie as Branch Manager

March 22, 2022 | Bank Iowa

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Bank Iowa today announced it has appointed Kathryn A. Sandie as branch manager for the West Des Moines community. Sandie brings 22 years of experience in the financial industry to Iowa’s second largest family-owned bank. 


“We are excited for Kathryn to join Bank Iowa and bring fresh ideas to the table,” said John Rathjen, Bank Iowa regional president. “Her experience in the banking industry and leading various teams will be a great asset to our retail team.”


As branch manager, Sandie will help Bank Iowa by leading front line staff and assist with day-to-day operations. She will help current and prospective clients with all retail needs. Sandie looks forward to serving the needs of the metro area and building more business connections for Bank Iowa.


A Waukee native, Sandie graduated from Grand View Univsersity in 2012 with a bachelor’s degree in liberal arts. Sandie joins Bank Iowa with prior experience as head of retail banking and serving as branch manager for three local banks in the Des Moines area.