Get to know us

Learn how we support Northern Nevada’s dynamic, entrepreneurial business culture through our news and events.

  • Jim DeVolld Returns to First Independent Bank

    Jim DeVolld, a longtime Northern Nevadan and banker, returned to First Independent Bank as senior vice president, regional manager for First Independent Bank.

    READ MORE
  • First Independent Bank Releases 2018 Regional Intelligence Report

    Learn more about the key economic trends and download the free Regional Intelligence Report.

    Read More
  • First Independent Bank Hosts Hot August Nights Foundation Coat Drive

    Over 125 coats were donated at First Independent Bank branch locations and donated to the Boys and Girls Club of Tree Meadows.

    Read More

our team

We’re experts at empowering Northern Nevada’s businesses on the journey to innovation, growth and success. Our business bankers deliver the access, knowledge and commitment you need to achieve your goals.

  • Jim DeVolld Senior Vice President,
    Regional Manager
  • Bob Francl Senior Vice President,
    Senior Loan Officer
  • Mike Hix Senior Vice President,
    Professional & Executive Banking Manager
  • Ken Achurra Senior Vice President,
    Senior Loan Officer
  • Michele Trombly Senior Vice President,
    Regional Manager
We’re proud to have a long standing relationship with First Independent. For us, it’s all about being local and delivering on your promises – and we trust First Independent for their expertise and having the capabilities we need to manage our business.
John and Sandy Raffealli, Bill Pearce Motors of Reno
  • investors icon
    Investors

    We’re part of Western Alliance Bancorporation, one of the top-performing banking companies in the U.S.

  • careers icon
    Careers

    Ready to take your career to a whole new level? Learn about our job opportunities.

  • contact us icon
    Community Impact

    Find out why we’re the choice for all your banking needs.