Susana Salamun is the Vice President of Community Inclusion & Engagement for Alpine Bank. She acts as the strategic and administrative leader of Alpine Bank's ongoing efforts to serve all communities and populations throughout Colorado. She also serves as member of board of directors in the following organizations: Aspen Community Foundation, Latino Chamber of Commerce of Boulder County, the State of Colorado Minority Business Advisory Council, Colorado Lending Source and the Latino Community Foundation of Colorado.
Born and raised in Mexico, Susana holds a bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education. Once she moved to Colorado eight years ago, she transitioned her career from engineering to banking. Susana has worked in the areas of electronic banking, compliance and information technology for Alpine Bank. She has also translated multiple banking resources into Spanish, and recorded radio and TV ads in Spanish for Alpine Bank.
Susana has served as guest speaker at PowHER Up For Success in Battle Mountain High School, the Western Colorado Latino Chamber of Commerce, Immigrant Voices, GlenX Career Expo, Coventure, Miss Strawberry Days Contestants, Denver Community College, and Rifle High School. While in Mexico, Susana worked as a computer science professor. Her skills include leadership, interpersonal skills, self-learning, self-motivation, collaboration, coaching, communication, time management, and adaptability.
Susana lives in Evergreen with her family. She pursues challenging opportunities that help her grow personally and professionally. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, hiking, and playing piano. Susana believes in leading by example and being a positive influence. Her passion is people, caring for others and playing an active role her community.