Alerus hires John Lent as Retirement Sales Consultant

SCOTTSDALE, AZ (October 21, 2019) – Alerus is pleased to announce the addition of John Lent as a retirement sales consultant at Alerus’ Scottsdale office. In his role, Lent applies his extensive knowledge of the retirement industry to develop new business with existing clients and fosters collaborative relationships with financial advisors. His extensive knowledge and experience in the retirement industry allows him to consult with organizations and investment professionals to provide retirement plan solutions.

Lent has more than 33 years of retirement industry experience and earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in mathematics from The University of Connecticut.


Alerus (Alerus Financial, N.A.) offers business and consumer banking products and services, residential mortgage financing, employer-sponsored retirement plan and benefit administration, and wealth management including trust, brokerage, insurance, and asset management. Alerus Financial banking and wealth management offices are located in Grand Forks and Fargo, N.D., the Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn. metropolitan area, and Scottsdale and Mesa, Ariz. Alerus Retirement and Benefits plan administration offices are located in St. Paul and Albert Lea, Minn., East Lansing and Troy, Mich., and Bedford, N.H.