Who we are


Meet our leaders of MetaBank. With over 100 years of combined experience, MetaBank offers traditional banking services designed to serve the needs of consumers and businesses through our nine branch locations in South Dakota and Iowa. We are passionate about our customers and dedicated to the communities we serve.

Market President, Brookings

With over 22 years in financial services, Justin became the Market President for Brookings, SD in 2019. He brings extensive expertise in ag and commercial banking, and started his career in the management development program for Norwest. Justin has enjoyed working in several locations during his banking career at Wells Fargo, including Chamberlain SD, Rapid City SD, Sioux City IA, and Brookings SD.

Justin is a native of Wessington Springs, SD, and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science from South Dakota State University. He is active in the community and has served on several boards. Justin and his family are avid Jackrabbit fans.


  • Ag and Commercial Lending
  • Customer Service
  • Bank Administration
  • Financial Management

Community Involvement

  • Dakota Resources, Board Member
  • Dakota’s America, Board Member
  • Black Hills Area United Way, past Board VP
  • South Dakota Banker’s Association, Ag Committee

“Leading a market for MetaBank is rewarding. I enjoy taking great care of our customers and being an integral part of the community. It’s the reason why I look forward to coming to work every day.”

Justin Gray - Market President, Brookings