Alpine Bank employees complete graduate program

Four Alpine Bank employees have graduated from the University of Colorado Graduate School of Banking.

Justin Menge, Tom Oliver, Laura Shelton and Laura Soucie each completed the three-year program.

Menge has worked for Alpine Bank for six years and currently serves as assistant vice president and manager of the Delta location. He holds a finance degree from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs.

Oliver joined Alpine Bank in 2007 and was promoted earlier this year to assistant vice president and manager of the Fruita branch. He holds a business management degree from Colorado Mesa University.

Shelton has worked as a banker in Durango for 16 years and joined Alpine Bank in 2007. She works as assistant vice president at the Durango location. She holds a degree from Fort Lewis College.

Soucie was recruited five years ago to work for Alpine Bank through its management training program and now serves as assistant vice president of the bank’s Horizon Drive location in Grand Junction. She holds degrees in economics and finance from Colorado Mesa University.

Headquartered in Glenwood Springs, Alpine Bank operates 37 locations in Western Colorado. For more information, visit www.alpinebank.com.