Sandra Barton is senior director, commercial real estate, for Alliance Bank of Arizona, where she funds commercial construction, acquisition and development, term and RLC loans. Based in Tucson, she serves clients throughout southern Arizona.
Ms. Barton followed her parents’ career path into banking. In Mexico, her father was an agricultural lender and her mother was the loan secretary. With more than 30 years of banking industry experience in all, Ms. Barton joined Alliance Bank of Arizona in 2009.
She is active in the Pima County Real Estate Research Council and has won a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) Forecast Competition and a Member-to-Member Award for CREW Tucson where she is also a Board Member. Ms. Barton is also this year’s President for Executive Connection, a women’s business group, and is also a board member for Tucson Industrial Development Authority. She is a past president of the National Charity League, Tucson chapter.
Alliance Bank of Arizona
Alliance Bank of Arizona, a division of Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, delivers relationship banking that puts clients at the center of everything. Founded in 2003, Alliance Bank of Arizona offers a full spectrum of tailored business banking solutions and outstanding service, with offices in Greater Phoenix, Tucson and Flagstaff. Alliance Bank of Arizona was named 2021 Lender Firm of the Year by NAIOP Arizona, among many other awards and recognitions. Alliance Bank is part of Western Alliance Bancorporation, which has more than $65 billion in assets and ranked #1 among top-performing large banks with assets greater than $50 billion in 2021 by both American Banker and Bank Director. As a regional bank with significant national capabilities, Alliance Bank of Arizona delivers the reach, resources and local market expertise that make a difference for customers.