Stearns Bank appoints chief brand officer, vice president

St. Cloud, Minn.-based Stearns Bank appointed Marlice Johnson as chief brand officer, while Maggie Rivera assumed the role of vice president of corporate social responsibility and inclusion.

Johnson has experience in brand strategy, marketing and communications. Rivera, who will lead the bank’s work to promote diversity, equity and inclusion, is an experienced commercial banker. 

“We are delighted to welcome Marlice Johnson and Maggie Rivera to the Stearns Bank family,” said Stearns Bank CEO Kelly Skalicky. “Their expertise, leadership, and commitment to excellence will be invaluable as we continue to innovate and serve the evolving needs of our customers and communities.”