Dacotah Bank in Jamestown recently hired Carlen Hone.

Hone is an Agricultural Banker responsible for origination, underwriting and closing secured and unsecured agricultural and commercial loans. She will focus on establishing and maintaining positive relationships with existing and potential agricultural and commercial customers and other financial institutions.

Hone comes to Dacotah Bank with more than 10 years of experience working at Farm Service Agency in Eddy, Foster and Stutsman counties. In addition, she brings over 18 years of prior banking experience.

Hone is originally from Lakota, N.D., with a family farm near Brocket, N.D. Hone and her husband, Matthew, have three children - Bella, Emma and Justin.

Hone may be reached by phone at (701) 952-6609 or by email at Carlen.hone@dacotahbank.com.