Senior Vice President, HOA Banking
Nevada & Utah
Denise Sauro serves as senior vice president of HOA banking for Alliance Association Bank. She has been an active member of the Nevada Homeowners Association Industry for many years. She began her banking career in 2000 as an operations manager at Business Bank of Nevada where she emphasized customer service and efficient operations. Prior to joining Alliance Association Bank (AAB) in 2008, Denise worked for Community Association Banc.
During her banking career, Denise has dedicated herself to understanding the HOA industry and developing innovative procedures and products specific to the industry. Through her foresight and thoroughness to the customers' needs, she has continuously provided superior services and products. More recently Denise has played an active role in HOA banking sales, combining her operational knowledge with a professional and courteous sales approach.
Denise is actively involved in the Community Associations Institute of Las Vegas and has served on several committees. She has designed successful industry events including luncheons, presentations and educational seminars specific to homeowner associations and community management companies' needs.
Alliance Association Bank, a division of Western Alliance Bank, provides financing solutions to the growing community management and homeowner association industries with an unmatched level of expertise and responsiveness. Catering to the needs of the homeowner association industry, the organization offers a wide range of innovative products and services designed to create efficiencies, reduce costs and increase revenue. The division’s team of leading professionals has significant industry experience, manages more than $3 billion in deposits and has structured and closed over $450 million in loans. Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, is the primary subsidiary of Phoenix-based Western Alliance Bancorporation, one of the country’s top-performing banking companies. Western Alliance is ranked #1 regional bank by S&P Global Market Intelligence for 2018 and in the top 10 on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list for four consecutive years, 2016-2019. A national presence with a regional footprint, Western Alliance Bank operates individually branded, full-service banking divisions and has offices in key markets nationwide.