Senior Vice President, Commercial Real Estate
Chris Burson is senior vice president, commercial real estate, for Alliance Bank of Arizona, where he provides construction, bridge, and mini-perm loans and lines of credit to commercial real estate developers and investors. Mr. Burson joined Alliance Bank of Arizona in 2017 and has more than 16 years of commercial real estate banking experience.
Mr. Burson serves as a board member of the Phoenix Community Alliance, a nonprofit focused on building a stronger downtown Phoenix that identifies economic and growth opportunities among businesses, education, arts and culture, and governments. In his spare time, he also enjoys coaching Little League baseball and youth soccer.
He earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Finance, from The Ohio State University.
Alliance Bank of Arizona, a division of Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, helps business clients realize their ambitions. Founded in 2003, Alliance Bank of Arizona offers a full spectrum of loan, deposit and treasury management capabilities, plus superior service. With nine offices in Greater Phoenix, Tucson and Flagstaff, along with Western Alliance Bank’s powerful array of specialized financial services, the banking division is a valued resource for Arizona’s business, real estate, professional, municipal and nonprofit communities. Alliance Bank’s wide-ranging commitment to giving back to its communities earned the prestigious 2018 Corporate Philanthropy Award from the Phoenix Business Journal. Western Alliance Bank is the primary subsidiary of Phoenix-based Western Alliance Bancorporation. One of the country’s top-performing banking companies, Western Alliance has ranked in the top 10 on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list for five consecutive years, 2016-2020, and was named #1 best-performing of the 50 largest public U.S. banks for 2019 by S&P Global Market Intelligence.