Originally born in Montana, Jeff Newgard has built a career in the Idaho banking industry over the last 20+ years.
After spending his childhood helping with his father’s service station and oil distribution business by helping to sort invoices, Newgard has worked in several leadership roles in Idaho, both in community and regional banking.
Newgard returned to community banking after a short time as the regional president at HomeStreet Bank. He now serves as the president and CEO of Bank of Idaho, a position he took in 2015. He works to lay out the strategic direction of the bank and serves as a leader for the organization in every regard, including supporting small business and personal banking for members of the community. He was honored in 2021 by Idaho Business Review as a CEO of Influence.