Ryan joins Alerus

Alerus announced the addition of Jennifer Ryan as relationship manager. She works with clients to understand their financial needs and provide solutions that will ensure their success, driving economic development and enhancing the growing business climate in the Duluth area.

Ryan has more than 20 years of commercial banking experience. Most recently, she served as senior vice president of National Bank of Commerce Twin Ports, where she specialized in commercial banking. In 2016 she was named one of the top women in finance by Finance and Commerce Magazine. She is actively involved in the community as a member of the executive committees for the Hermantown Area Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Downtown Council of Duluth. She also serves on the Duluth Legacy Endowment Fund Committee and the Military Affairs Committee, an initiative of the Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce.

Ryan holds a bachelor’s degree in finance and economics from the University of Michigan-Flint and a master’s degree in business administration from Metropolitan State University in Minneapolis.