Kelly Conner is senior vice president, Business Escrow Services Group at Bridge Bank. She provides specialty escrow services for mergers and acquisitions, capital raises, paying agent, safekeeping services and more. Based in Phoenix, her clients include law firms, tech companies, medical practices and providers of other professional services throughout the U.S. She joined the bank in 2003 and has more than 25 years of banking industry experience.
Active in the local community, Ms. Conner serves as a board member for Not My Kid, which offers programs to instill knowledge and self-confidence in children, enabling them to make positive life choices and to identify and prevent negative youth behavior. She is a former PTO Co-treasurer for both Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center and Desert Canyon Elementary School.
Ms. Conner earned Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Commerce degrees from the University of Alberta, Edmonton, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Phoenix.
Bridge Bank, a division of Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, delivers relationship banking that puts clients at the center of everything. Founded in 2001 in Silicon Valley, Bridge Bank offers a full spectrum of tailored business banking solutions throughout the Bay Area and has specialized expertise focused on life sciences and technology and innovation companies, at every stage in their life cycle, through its offices in major tech hubs across the country. Bridge Bank also serves the private equity and venture capital communities and provides business escrow services. Bridge 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, Bridge Bank delivers the reach, resources and local market expertise that make a difference for customers.