LANB Wealth Strategies Group Hires Trust Business Development Officer

by LANB | Oct 31, 2016

Los Alamos National Bank Wealth Strategies Group Hires Valerie Ingram, Trust Business Development Officer

SANTA FE, N.M. – October 31, 2016—Los Alamos National Bank (LANB) Wealth Strategies Group announces the appointment of Valerie Ingram as Trust Development Officer.  In this role, Ingram will focus on introducing Wealth Strategies clients to the full scope of products, services and tools available when planning their trusts, investments and estates.

Prior to joining LANB, Ingram was highly engaged in New Mexico’s nonprofit sector, serving the sector in various capacities. She specialized in advising nonprofits on how to implement strategic business practices and offered resource management support.

“I am thrilled to welcome Valerie to our team,” states Bill Zaleski, Chief Wealth Strategies and Fiduciary Officer at LANB.  “Her deep understanding of philanthropy brings a unique perspective to our department.  She is a perfect fit for a company focused on community development, growth and financial well-being.”

Ingram studied anthropology and French at Grinnell College, in Grinnell, Iowa.  She holds a Master’s degree in Philanthropy and Development from St. Mary’s University in Minnesota.

“Working in the nonprofit sector in Santa Fe, I always appreciated LANB’s commitment to being a corporate leader in philanthropy,” states Ingram. “I’m excited to represent an institution committed to serving the community.  It’s an honor to be part of their mission.”

About Los Alamos National Bank

Los Alamos National Bank (LANB) is one of the largest locally-owned banks in New Mexico with current assets of more than $1.4 billion. Through the responsive work of over 250 professional employees, LANB is proud to offer a full range of banking services with the highest degree of customer service to businesses and residents in Northern New Mexico and the Albuquerque metro area. A true community bank with six full-service locations, LANB ranks as one of the top mortgage lenders in the state. LANB has been voted "Best Bank in Santa Fe" by the readers of the Santa Fe Reporter for the past eleven years. LANB was the first corporation in New Mexico, as well as the first and only bank in the nation, to earn the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. Founded in 1963, LANB is a subsidiary of Trinity Capital Corporation headquartered in Los Alamos, N.M. For more information visit or call 505-662-5171.