Alerus promotes Rob Woytassek

MINNEAPOLIS (May 16, 2022) – Alerus is pleased to announce it has promoted Rob Woytassek to senior vice president and director of retirement and benefits. In this role, he is responsible for the direction, development, and oversight of Alerus’ retirement and benefits plan products, ensuring the seamless delivery of products to clients. He is also responsible for leading product-focused team members in the retirement and benefits division and driving continued innovation across product areas while maintaining a high level of client service.

As a senior vice president, Woytassek joins Alerus’ senior management team and will play a key role in shaping the company’s strategic decisions and organizational management.

Woytassek joined Alerus in 2012 and has served in a variety of roles, including retirement account manager, retirement client service manager, and director of product management. He has nearly 20 years of experience in the financial services industry and has specialized in retirement services for his entire career. He holds Retirement Plans Associate and Accredited Investment Fiduciary® designations. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mass communications from Minnesota State University Moorhead and is a graduate of the Dale Carnegie training program.

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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.