Gary Petersen

Gary Petersen
Cornerstone Bank, New Town, N.D.

Gary Petersen is the chairman of North Dakota-based Cornerstone Bank and Cornerstone Holding Company. He is currently a member of the Ninth District Federal Reserve Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council, as well as the chairman of advisory board for the Bank of North Dakota, the only state-owned bank in the country. He is a past director and chairman for the North Dakota Bankers Association Board and was previously a member of the North Dakota Department of Banking and Financial Institutions Board. Gary has served on numerous other community boards and has been an active volunteer for community events. He earned his Bachelor of Business Administration and Juris Doctor from the University of North Dakota and is a member of the State Bar Association of North Dakota.