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Buffalo Lake, MN
109 West Yellowstone Trail
PO Box 188
Buffalo Lake, MN 55314
P: (320) 833-5325
F: (320) 833-2047
1380 Montreal ST SE
PO Box 398
Hutchinson, MN 55350
P: (320) 587-2265
F: (320) 587-2468
113 1st St NW
Ortonville, MN 56278
P: (320) 839-6123
F: (320) 839-6127
Don Martinez - CenBank President - NMLS# 1305233
Don has been in the community banking industry for over 18 years beginning in Riverton, Wyoming. His banking career began while earning his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration in 2001. He also graduated from the Graduate School of Banking at Colorado in 2007. Commercial and Agricultural lending are his areas of expertise.
Don and his wife Cathy moved to Minnesota in 2006 when he was hired to become the President of CenBank. They have a daughter and a son that keep them busy with many school and recreational activities.
Don is active in the local community as a Hutchinson Ambassador, member of the Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, and serves on the Hutchinson Utilities Commission.
Lisa Taylor - CFO/Branch President Buffalo Lake
Lisa has worked in the banking industry since 2000, starting on the teller line, and since 2003 has been the Chief Financial Officer overseeing operations as her primary focus and lending as a secondary focus. Lisa and her husband, Mark, farm in the Buffalo Lake area. They are very busy raising their two sons, who keep them busy with sports and school activities.
Lisa grew up on a dairy farm by Hector MN and is a graduate of St. Cloud State University. Prior to joining CenBank, Lisa was a Preschool Teacher for multiple years. She is very active in the local community, currently serving on the Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart School board, the Buffalo Lake Economic Development Authority, the BLHS School PTO board, and has taught Sunday School at Zion Lutheran Church for many years.
Drew Dohman - Branch President Ortonville - NMLS# 2277109
Drew has been in the banking industry for 6 years, which began on the teller line. He graduated from South Dakota State University in 2016 with a Bachelor's Degree in both Agricultural Business and Agricultural and Resource Economics. He then pursued and received his Masters of Business Administration from the University of South Dakota. Drew joined CenBank in 2019 as a Loan Officer and was promoted to Branch President in 2022.
Drew is married to Corinne and they have one son. Corinne is a Dentist for Bluestem Dental in Ortonville. They can be found spending time outside and on the lake during their free time.
Drew enjoys golf, basketball, football, and spending time outside. He also serves as a board member for the Upper Minnesota Valley Regional Development Commission's Revolving Loan Fund representing Big Stone County.
Jennifer Schmalz - Assistant Operations Manager
Jennifer has worked at CenBank since 2006 starting as a Customer Service Representative helping our customers with all their deposit needs including processing transactions and opening accounts. In 2017, she was promoted to Assistant Operations Manager assisting the CFO in managing the day to day operations of CenBank.
Jennifer grew up near Cedar Mills, MN and is a 1996 graduate of Willmar Community College with an Associate of Arts degree in Business.
Jennifer and her husband, Chad, moved to Buffalo Lake in 1995. In the early years, Jennifer focused on raising their four children. In 2014, Chad and Jennifer opened Elite Ag Systems, Inc. Jennifer spends her off hours providing HR and administrative support for the family business.
Jeremy Watzke - Loan Officer Hutchinson - NMLS# 517347
Jeremy has worked in the financial field since 2006, Commercial and Agricultural lending will be his focus. He earned a degree in finance and credit from Alexandria Technical College in 1993.
He grew up in New London, and after college in 1993 he moved to Hutchinson and Married his wife in 1998, they have 2 daughters.
Jeremy enjoys golf, bowling and coaching youth sports. He is a member of the Hutchinson Ambassadors, and is the President of the Agri-Business Committee