BEMIDJI –Jared Pink joins TruStar Federal Credit Union as Vice President of Commercial Lending and Branch Administrator of the Bemidji Branch. With more than 20 years of lending experience, Jared joins TruStar from Grand Rapids State Bank where he was the Vice President of Business Banking.

Pink grew up in Kelliher, MN and received his Business Finance degree from Bemidji State University.

“I took this opportunity with TruStar mainly because they are not-for-profit and focus on serving the members’ needs. Throughout my career I have enjoyed helping people and businesses. Working to identify solutions to enable them reach their goals is important to not only help them prosper, but also to help strengthen our communities.” Jared realizes the importance of community and has served on several boards including Habitat for Humanity and Second Harvest Northcentral Foodbank.

Jared’s wife, Nicole, and two children, Hudson and Anysia, are looking forward to living in the Bemidji community. Nikki recently completed graduate school and is licensed as a Nurse Practitioner while Hudson and Anysia are actively involved in several sporting activities. As a family, the Pinks love spending time hunting, fishing, water skiing and the many other outdoor activities Northern Minnesota has to offer.

TruStar Federal Credit Union is a member-owned financial cooperative dedicated to providing simple, convenient banking solutions to its more than 15,000 members. With assets in excess of $250 million, TruStar is headquartered in International Falls and has branch locations in Bemidji, Littlefork, Park Rapids, Menahga, and Nevis. For more information, or to speak with Jared, please visit