Grand Junction, Colo. (January 17, 2017)

ANB Bank is pleased to announce the appointment of Jessica M. Shaffer as Vice President in Trust services of the bank’s ANB Financial Services division. Shaffer has over 12 years of experience in investment and wealth management and strategic financial advisory services. She brings with her a high level of service commitment and well-rounded knowledge, and experience of the industry to fulfill her customers’ financial needs.

Shaffer has held several positions within respected, local financial organizations in the Grand Junction area, including assistant vice president of commercial lending, vice president of a wealth management division, and as a financial advisor.

“In addition to her extensive expertise, Jessica has a true talent for assessing and fulfilling her customers’ trust services needs. She has a positive energy with a strong work ethic, and we are very excited to have her on our team,” said Carolyn Paul, president of ANB Financial Services. “As a long-time resident of Grand Junction, she continually invests her time in making our community a better place to live by getting involved in organizations and events… and that passion fits with who we are here at ANB Bank.”

In the community, Shaffer is a trustee on the St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation Board, a member of SCRUBS of St. Mary’s Hospital, a member of the 2nd Century Estate Planning Council at St. Mary’s Hospital, and a member of the Colorado West Estate Planning Council. She also spends her time volunteering at the Life Community Church and looks forward to continuing her involvement in the community through bank sponsored efforts and their Employee Volunteer Network.

Across the ANB footprint, the Bank has over 30 banking centers serving customers in Colorado, Wyoming, and Kansas City, Kansas. Its parent company, Sturm Financial Group, Inc. is headquartered in Denver Colorado and has financial strength embodied in over $2.5 billion in assets. The Bank ranks in the top 6% of banks nationwide by size. ANB is a true community bank with an unwavering commitment to excellence. It helps each of its communities prosper through investment, sponsorship, philanthropy, and employee volunteerism. It is a passion ANB has for banking that makes the difference.