Dianne Harris is Vice President and Wealth & Trust Officer with First Dakota National Bank in the Sioux Falls market, joining the First Dakota Wealth & Trust team in June 2010. She has served the financial industry since 1987, and has been involved in trust activities since 1990. Dianne specializes in Trust Services including investment management, estate planning and settlement, trust administration, real estate management, retirement planning and IRAs.
Dianne's formal education includes an Associate's Degree in Data Processing/Business from Dakota State University, and additional education from the University of Sioux Falls. She is a graduate of the Cannon Financial Institute's Personal Trust School at Boston University, and Personal Trust Advanced Administration School at the University of North Carolina, Charlotte. She holds professional designations of Certified Trust & Financial Advisor (CTFA) from the Institute of Certified Bankers and Accredited Estate Planner (AEP) from the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils.
Professional community involvement includes being a charter member of the University of South Dakota's Planned Giving Council, serving on the Sioux Falls Estate Planning Council Board of Directors (immediate past president), and a member of the Sioux Falls Investment Society.
Dianne also knows the importance of being involved in the community in which she lives. She is a founding member of the Harrisburg Activities Foundation, respectfully called the Tiger Nation Foundation, having served as both Vice President and Secretary. She recently served on the local Metro Organization Multi-Use Trail Study Task Force. She is an active member of the Harrisburg United Methodist Church, where she has served various Board positions and serves on the Board of Directors for the Sioux Council Boy Scouts of America as VP of Finance.