Alpine Bank staffers graduate from banking school

Noel Hansen
Kjerstin Hill
Garret Jammaron
David Miller
Allison Nadel







Jennifer Sauer



Six members of the staff of Alpine Bank in Western Colorado have graduated from the University of Colorado Graduate School of Banking.

Noel Hansen, Kjerstin Hill, Garret Jammaron, David Miller, Allison Nadel and Jenny Sauer completed the 25-month program for community banking professionals.

“Completing the coursework and projects associated with the Graduate School of Banking at Colorado is a great accomplishment for community bankers around the country,” said Tim Koch, president of the school.

Hansen joined Alpine Bank in 2001 after graduating from  Luther College with a communications degree. She’s since earned a graduate degree in marketing and management.

Hill manages the Internet banking and treasury services departments for Alpine Bank. She joined the bank in 1996.

Jammaron specializes in loan portfolio management and stress testing for the central loans department. He joined the management training program in 2009 after graduating from the University of Colorado with a bachelor’s degree in economics.

Miller serves as chairman of the Alpine Bank Green Team in implementing business practices to save energy, water and other resources. He joined Alpine Bank in 2004, bringing with him more than 25 years of experience in business, consulting and information technology. He holds a master’s degree from Bryn Mawr College and a bachelor’s degree from Cornell University.

Nadel joined Alpine Bank in 2002 and has worked in Durango and Montrose. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Fort Lewis College.

Sauer joined Alpine Bank in 2007 and the management training program in 2010. She holds a bachelor’s degree from California Polytechnic State University.

Headquartered in Glenwood Springs, Alpine Bank operates 36 locations in Western Colorado. For more information, visit