Senior Vice President, Commercial Banking
Kate Hickman is senior vice president, commercial banking, for Alliance Bank of Arizona, where she serves nonprofits, political and Local First Arizona clients throughout the state. She has more than 15 years of banking industry experience and joined Alliance Bank of Arizona in 2003.
Ms. Hickman’s business and community achievements have been noted in multiple honors from Arizona Business Magazine, the Phoenix Business Journal and InBusiness Magazine.
Active in the community as a board member for Friends of Public Radio Arizona, College Success Arizona, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona and the Greater Phoenix Chamber, Ms. Hickman also has served as vice chair and board member for Ryan House. Additionally, she has been involved in the Arizona Technology Council, National Charity League and the Hon Kachina Council.
Ms. Hickman earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in American Studies from the University of Alabama.
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 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 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.