Michele Trombly, First Independent Bank

Michele Trombly

Senior Director, Commercial Banking

(775) 824-4356


Michele Trombly is senior director, commercial banking, First Independent Bank, overseeing the Northern Nevada relationship management team. With more than 40 years of banking experience, she serves a wide variety of clients throughout Reno, Sparks and Carson City. Ms. Trombly joined the organization in 2000.

She is a board member for both the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts and the Reno branch of the International Wine and Food Society, where she also serves as treasurer.

About Us

First Independent Bank, a division of Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, helps business clients realize their ambitions. Founded in 1999, First Independent Bank offers a full spectrum of loan, deposit and treasury management capabilities, plus superior service. With six offices in Reno, Sparks, Carson City and Fallon, along with Western Alliance Bank’s powerful array of specialized financial services, the banking division is a valued resource for Northern Nevada’s business, real estate, professional, municipal and nonprofit communities. 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.