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Trust Officers

Pioneer Bank & Trust has had trust powers since 1956. With a dedicated staff and local ownership, Pioneer is able to offer a variety of services. We specialize in providing individual, personalized service that is available only when someone takes the time to get to know you and your unique needs and circumstances.

We want to help you meet your goals. Pioneer Bank & Trust has experience with some of the latest planning techniques, including family limited partnerships and dynasty trusts, yet we still handle basic trust services for a reasonable fee. You can rely on our confidential, professional staff to handle your account with the expertise and individuality it deserves.

Jeb H. Clarson

Jeb H. Clarkson, CTFA

Senior Vice President, Senior Trust Officer & Director

Belle Fourche Office

University of South Dakota (B.S., Business Administration, cum laude, 1983).

Jeb has been with Pioneer Bank & Trust, in our Belle Fourche office, since 1983 with primary emphasis in personal trust business.

Belle Fourche, SD

(605) 892-3494


Edward J. Nelson

Edward J. Nelson, JD, CTFA, CFP

Vice President and Trust Officer

Rapid City West Omaha Office

University of Nebraska (J.D., 1986); South Dakota State University (B.S., Commercial Economics, B.S. Agricultural Business, 1983).

Ed joined Pioneer Bank & Trust in 1991 when he brought our trust services to the Rapid City market.

Rapid City, SD

(605) 341-2265


Michael A. Porter

Michael A. Porter, JD, CTFA, AEP®

Vice President and Trust Officer

Spearfish Office

University of South Dakota (J.D., 1989); Chadron State College (B.A., Criminal Justice and English, 1986).

Mike joined our Trust Department in March, 2007 and brings a wealth of legal experience to our Spearfish Office.

Spearfish, SD

(605) 642-2725


Non Deposit Investments Available Through Pioneer Bank & Trust Are Not FDIC Insured, Are Not Deposits, Obligations or Guaranteed by Pioneer Bank & Trust, Are Subject to Investment Risk Including Possible Loss of Principal