W. Douglas Hile has served as CEO of KleinBank in Chaska, Minnesota, since July of 2009. Mr. Hile has more than 35 years of banking experience and has held executive roles in money center, super regional, and community banking organizations, including roles as president and CEO of Minnesota banks since 1993. He has demonstrated board leadership in community involvement with emphasis on affordable housing initiatives and the work of the Salvation Army. His banking industry service includes serving on the board of directors for the FHLB San Francisco and the Minnesota Bankers Association. He currently serves as vice chair of the Independent Community Bankers of America Housing Task Force. Mr. Hile’s position as an officer of a member institution and his involvement in and knowledge of housing finance and financial management, as indicated by his background, support his qualifications to serve on our Board of Directors. He currently serves as chair of the Audit Committee and vice chair of the Nominating Committee.