Alerus Named a Top Minnesota Workplace Four Consecutive Years

MINNEAPOLIS (June 15, 2022) – Alerus is pleased to announce it has been named a Top Workplace in Minnesota for the fourth year in a row. The annual rankings are based on anonymous feedback from employees, who provide opinions regarding their organization’s engagement, organizational health, and job satisfaction. Over 79,000 employees at public, private, and nonprofit organizations in Minnesota participated in this year’s survey.

“Our company was built on a foundation of doing the right thing for clients, each other, and our communities,” said Alerus President and Chief Executive Officer Katie Lorenson. “We believe in taking care of our employees so they can focus on taking care of our clients, so to be recognized as a top workplace by our employees is a true honor. Our team is incredibly talented, and we are grateful for their dedication to helping clients achieve and maintain financial wellness.”

Alerus’ retirement and benefits and mortgage divisions are based in Minnesota, and the company operates six banking and wealth management offices in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area, including Eden Prairie, Excelsior, Minneapolis, Minnetonka, Oakdale, and Shorewood. Nearly half of the company’s approximately 830 employees are based in Minnesota.

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About Alerus

Alerus (Alerus Financial, N.A.) is a diversified financial services company headquartered in Grand Forks, ND. Alerus provides innovative and comprehensive financial solutions to businesses and consumers through four distinct business segments—banking, retirement and benefit services, wealth management, and mortgage. These solutions are delivered through a relationship-oriented primary point of contact along with responsive and client-friendly technology. Alerus Financial banking and wealth management offices are located in Grand Forks and Fargo, ND, the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN metropolitan area and Scottsdale and Mesa, AZ. Alerus Retirement and Benefits plan administration offices are located in St. Paul, MN, East Lansing, MI, and Littleton, CO.