Head of Native American Banking
Dawson Her Many Horses is the Head of Native American Banking for Wells Fargo. Wells Fargo is the leading provider of capital and financial services to the Native American and Alaska Native markets. Wells Fargo has banking relationships with 4 out of 10 federally recognized tribes in the U.S. with approximately $3.0 billion in credit commitments and $3.9 billion in deposits.
Her Many Horses’ career has spanned commercial and investment banking with a focus on Native American gaming. He began his career at Merrill Lynch after graduating from Columbia University in 2004. Her Many Horses was appointed Director of Native American Business Development for the investment banking, wealth management and asset management groups at Merrill. He later moved into Merrill Lynch investment banking, where he focused on the tribal gaming market. Her Many Horses received his M.B.A. degree from Dartmouth in 2010, and he rejoined Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he was a banker on the Gaming team until 2018.
Her Many Horses is on the board of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History. He is a member of the Center for Indian Country Development’s Leadership Council at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, and he is the chair of the Native American Visiting Committee at Dartmouth College. Her Many Horses is the founder and chair of NAFOA’s Corporate Advisory Committee, where he served on the board for several years, and he is an enrolled member of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe of South Dakota.
Education: B.A., Columbia University; M.B.A., Dartmouth