First District Development Company has awarded Jeremy Keizer of Reliabank, Tea, SD, as its 2016 Lender of the Year. Keizer was chosen because of his dedication to small businesses, customer service, and his creativity in commercial financing. FDDC provides low, fixed interest rate business loans that require lender participation.
Keizer has been in banking for 12 years. He grew up in northwest Iowa and graduated in 2006 from South Dakota State University. Keizer lives in Brandon, SD, with his wife, Stephanie, three daughters, and two dogs. Keizer has been with Reliabank for seven years as a commercial and agriculture banker.