Promotions to Vice Presidents

Dacotah Bank — (Aberdeen, SD) — Dacotah Bank would like to announce the promotions of Nancy Kappes and Jordan Eggestein to vice president.  Nancy Kappes has become the Vice President of Talent Management. Jordan has become the Vice President of Retail Banking.

As the Vice President of Talent Management, Nancy provides oversight of the human resource department. She is a native to Lemmon, SD. She graduated from Northern State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Office Administration. 

Nancy began employment with Dacotah Bank in 1988 as a loan assistant for consumer, business and mortgage lending. She then moved to work in the insurance department where she was able to obtain insurance licensing and was an agent for nine years. In 1999, she moved to the human resource, compliance and security department; after a year was promoted to human resource manager; In 2007, she was promoted to Director of Talent Management. Nancy maintains a high level of involvement in the community by a member of Sertoma Service Club; and member and treasurer of Women of Faith and First Reformed Church. Nancy and her husband Bruce have two children, son Sterling and Haley Kappes; daughter Kaylee and Jesse Babcock. 

As the Vice President of Retail Banking, Jordan provides oversight, coaching, developing, and leadership to the retail staff throughout Dacotah Bank territory. Jordan is originally from Denver, CO. He is a graduate of Metropolitan State College of Denver. He is a 2022 graduate of Dacotah Bank’s executive leadership program, The Academy. 

Prior to coming to Dacotah Bank, Jordan carried various leadership roles and specifically had over 8 years in big box retail management with Michaels, Best Buy, and Fleet Farm. He started with Dacotah Bank in 2021 and has served as the Southern Regional Retail Manager overseeing retail staff in the Sioux Falls, Brookings, Watertown, Clark, Henry, Willow Lake, Rapid City, and Custer locations. Jordan is involved in the community serving as a classroom volunteer for Junior Achievement and current board member for Bishop Dudley Hospitality House in Sioux Falls. Jordan, wife Casie, have two daughters, Ava (7) and Addie (5). They enjoy camping, fishing, and traveling as a family, often including their two mini-schnoodles Koda and Luna. 

Nancy and Jordan both assumed their new roles on January 1, 2023. Join us in congratulating them!