Alerus hires Stanton Shields as Wealth Management Advisor

MESA, AZ (March 13, 2019) – Alerus is pleased to announce the addition of Stanton Shields as a Wealth Management Advisor at Alerus’ office in Mesa.

In this role, Shields applies his extensive knowledge of the finance industry to deliver comprehensive and holistic financial advice to new and existing clients. He is focused on helping clients achieve their financial goals and works closely with clients to help them identify the best approach for their financial situation.

Shields has more than 12 years of experience in the financial industry, with past experience in investments, finance management, analytics and trades. Shields obtained a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Arizona State University and a Certificate of Finance from Stanford University. He holds his Series 7 and Series 66 licenses, and a CRPC designation.


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.