Bank of the West appoints Swanda as business development officer Daniel L. Swanda has been named business development officer and commercial relationship manager of the Vermillion branch for Bank of the West � California. He will also be part of a business development team with branches in Southeast South Dakota.
Swanda comes to the bank with more than 30 years of commercial and agricultural lending with his most recent experience as vice president and business development manager with First Dakota Bank in Yankton.
He is a graduate of South Dakota State University, Brookings, and the Graduate School of Banking at University of Wisconsin, Madison.
Swanda and his family will continue to reside in Yankton.