(Alexandria, MN) Doug Houska has joined the Viking Bank team located at 4277 Dakota Street as CEO. Doug comes to Viking Bank with over 30 years of experience in the banking industry. Most recently with Geneva Capital where he was COO for over 3 years and almost 20 years with Bremer Bank where he was Sr. Executive VP of Credit.
Houska Commented, “I am incredibly excited to join the Viking Bank team and I am proud to be a part of the only locally owned bank in Alexandria. Even in the short time I have been a part of this team it is evident that they truly embrace their customers and this community. I look forward to working alongside Shari Laven and Mark Grandgenett combining more than 100 years in the banking industry to build an even stronger customer experience. I believe that together, now more than ever we will be ready help each customer along their banking Journey.”
Doug and his wife Dawn Houska have been a part of the Alexandria community for over 13 years. The Houska’s have four children, Madison, Luke, Brooke and Ella.