Kleven Joins Dacotah Insurance

ABERDEEN, S.D. — Aaron McCardle, senior vice president of insurance services, has announced the addition of Jeff Kleven as director of insurance services. Kleven’s office is at Dacotah Bank on Main Street, downtown Aberdeen.

Jeff brings over 35 years of insurance experience to Dacotah Insurance.  Kleven’s main responsibility as director of insurance services is to help increase sales by working with producers and account managers according to McCardle.

“I believe our goal of doubling the agencies revenue in the next 5 years is attainable through organic growth and agency acquisitions,” he says, “and by working with our bank, mortgage, and trust partners we will build a strong portfolio of full service customers within Dacotah Bank Territory.”

In 1982 Jeff graduated from the business management program at North Dakota State College of Science.  In 2011 Jeff attended the American Insurance Marketing and Sales school and he became a certified professional insurance agent (CPIA) and in 2016 he attended the International Risk Management Institute and became an agribusiness and farm insurance specialist (AFIS).

Jeff and his wife Jodi, live in Aberdeen. They have three daughters and one grandson; Kristen of Fargo, North Dakota, Katelyn (Trevor) and Everett Thiele of Wahpeton, North Dakota and Kelsey (fiancé, Alex Lunneborg) of Aberdeen.

Jeff may be reached at Dacotah Insurance by email at jeff.kleven@dacotahbank.com or by phone at (605) 229-7124.

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