Service Awards Banquet Recipients

Security National Bank Recognizes Employees at Annual Banquet

March 19, 2024


SIOUX CITY, Iowa — Security National Bank recently honored 33 employees for excellence and service at its annual Service Awards Ceremony, held at the South Sioux City Marriott Riverfront.

Bookkeeper and Customer Service Representative Pam Kobbe from Sheldon and Customer Service Representative Paula Achterhof  from Orange City were honored for achieving 45 and 40 years of service, respectively.

The Bank also recognized  Lori Johnson as the 2024 recipient of the prestigious PRIDE Award, given annually to employees who take a “Personal Responsibility in Delivering Excellence” to customers and co-workers. Johnson is SNB's Senior Accountant.

In addition, two SNB employees were recognized for 30 and 35  years of service to the Bank: Cindy Schubert, Senior Vice President of Bank Operations; and Kelly Puhl, Controller.

Property and Security Assistant Robert Engle and Insurance Assistant Nicole Johnson were honored for 25 years of service; and one employee received recognition for 20 years: Amy Sietstra, Personal and Mortgage Loan Officer. 

Seven employees — Robin Beck, Lisa Bogh, Carlos Hurtado, Nic Leff, Michael List, Jim Miller, and Shari Visser — received recognition for 15 years of service.

Additional honorees included: Kati Brewer, Jacob Hess, Chad Hofmeyer, and Heidi Van Peursem for 10 years of service; LeAnn Blankenburg, Dawn Cooper, Mary De Boer, Ryan Doughan, Raquel Erickson, Kacey Flannery, Michelle Hacker, Andy Jacobs, Hannah Jensen, Tira Johnson, Bobbi Kanengieter, Donita Ketelsen, Brenda Kuhlmann, Jennifer Murdock, and Alissa Polkinghorn for five years at Security National Bank.




Security National Bank is a full-service, community owned financial institution with branch offices serving customers in Sioux City, Dakota Dunes, Akron, Mapleton, Moville, Lawton, Orange City and Sheldon. Since its founding in 1884, Security National Bank has set the standard for integrity, honor, open-mindedness, excellent service, efficiency, good humor, respect, duty and human connection in the financial industry. Today, SNB is the largest locally owned bank in Sioux City. Security National Bank is a Member FDIC institution and an Equal Housing Lender. For more information, visit