Todd joined the First Dakota National Bank Wealth & Trust team in May 2011. Todd specializes in Trust Services including investment management, estate planning, estate management, trust administration, and retirement planning. In 2015, he obtained the professional designations of Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA) and in 2018 Accredited Fiduciary Investment Manager (AFIM®) .
Todd received a Bachelor of Science degree in biology with minors in microbiology and criminal justice from South Dakota State University in Brookings, SD. He had his securities license, Series 7 and Series 66, was a licensed insurance agent and has his law enforcement certificate. Prior to joining First Dakota, Todd worked for Thrivent Financial for Lutherans as a Financial Planner and insurance agent for six years. He spent nearly 10 years in law enforcement serving the Yankton Police Department, Springfield Police Department, Yankton County Sheriff's Office and Brookings County Sheriff's Office.
Todd is originally from Tabor and has lived in Yankton since 1999. He knows the importance of being involved in the community which he lives. He currently serves on the Yankton Area Chamber Board of Directors, South Dakota Lutheran Church Missouri Synod Finance Committee, member of Yankton Sertoma Club, volunteer for Junior Achievement, and member of St. John's Lutheran Church. Todd's previous community involvement has been the Yankton County Commission Board Member and Chairperson, Sertoma Football Board, Yankton Boys and Girls Club Resource Development Board, and St. John's Lutheran Church Finance Committee.