Senior Director, Commercial Banking
Karen Sivert is senior director, commercial banking, for Alliance Bank of Arizona. She focuses on tailoring lending, deposit accounts, and treasury management solutions for clients. Based in Tucson, Ms. Sivert leads the commercial banking team throughout Southern Arizona. She joined Alliance Bank of Arizona in 2018 with more than 30 years of professional banking experience, including positions at Community Banks of Colorado and Wells Fargo.
Ms. Sivert’s community involvement has included roles with Project C.U.R.E., the largest provider of donated medical supplies to developing countries, Project Bridge, a nonprofit that supports at-risk youth, and Habitat for Humanity.
She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska Omaha and attended the Pacific Coast Banking School at the University of Washington.
Alliance Bank of Arizona, a division of Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, helps business clients realize their growth ambitions. Founded in 2003, Alliance Bank of Arizona offers a full spectrum of loan, deposit and treasury management capabilities, plus superior service. With 10 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 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.