North Shore Bank Announces Staff Promotions

March 16, 2017

Contact: Ken Johnson, President & CEO
Phone: 218-722-4784

DULUTH, MN – March 16, 2017 – North Shore Bank of Commerce is pleased to announce multiple staff promotions, including Patricia Swenson to Trust Systems Operations Manager, Jake Anderson to Trust Risk Operations Manager, Marty MacLean to Trust Operational & Project Manager and Samantha Krsiean to Trust Administrator.

Patricia Swenson has worked with North Shore Bank for over thirty years, with much of her career in Trust Operations. Her long track record of success in problem solving and history with Trust make her an excellent Trust Systems Operations Manager. Outside work, Pat dedicated time and energy to the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon and is currently a member of the Duluth Lions Club.

Jake Anderson joined North Shore Bank as a part-time bank teller in 2010 after earning a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Minnesota, Duluth. His knack for financial analysis and excellent customer service helped him transition to a Wealth Management Specialist. As Trust Risk Operations Manager, Jake will assess, identify and manage operational risks within the Trust Department.

Marty MacLean began his career in banking with North Shore Bank in 1970. After a productive and successful career working with a national financial services company, Marty returned to North Shore Bank to streamline operational workflow efficiency. As Trust Operational and Project Manager, Marty will maximize his knowledge and collaborative energy to streamline efficiencies. Marty holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration and Economics from the University of Minnesota, Duluth and has completed numerous trust, employee benefit and management courses throughout his career.

Samantha Krsiean joined North Shore Bank in 2004. As Trust Administrator, she will oversee personal trusts, estates, IRAs and investment management accounts. Samantha holds an Associate’s degree in Business Administration from Duluth Business University. She is also a Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA) and a graduate of the ABA National Trust School and ABA Graduate Trust School. Samantha is deeply involved with the Duluth Edison Charter School Legacy Foundation, serving as board member and treasurer.


About North Shore Bank:
North Shore Bank is a locally-owned and managed, independent, community bank with locations in Duluth, Hermantown,Cloquet and Superior. North Shore Bank offers a full array of traditional personal and business banking products, mortgage services, a full selection of trust and investment services, plus private banking. Find out more about North Shore Bank at

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