Jena began her banking career with North Shore as a part time teller back in 1990 and quickly rose to the position of Branch Supervisor. It was her attention to detail and genuine interest in her customers’ financial well-being that made her transition in 1996 to an expanding Investments & Trust division such a natural fit. As Private Banking Manager, Jena is able to tap into her broad range of banking knowledge to give her clients a truly well rounded Wealth Management experience. Jena is a graduate of the University of Minnesota-Duluth, the ABA National Graduate Trust School, and is a Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA). Jena’s involvement in various community and non-profit organizations includes serving in many capacities as a board member of St. Ann’s Residence and the Duluth Superior Eco Rotary, a past board member of the Arrowhead Estate Planning Council and on the Lutheran Social Services Advisory Board.
Jeff Cooper joined North Shore Bank in 2004, shortly after graduating from the University of Minnesota-Duluth with a Bachelor of Economics degree. He is a Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA) and a graduate of the ABA National Trust and National Graduate Trust School. Jeff takes great pride in understanding the needs of each and every one of his clients, and strives to provide an enjoyable experience while accomplishing their financial objectives. Jeff serves on the board of directors for the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Northland and receives great satisfaction from his participation in the development of our area’s youth.
Jacob is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Duluth, graduating with a degree in Bachelor of Business Administration in 2009. Shortly after graduating, he joined North Shore Bank and has held positions within the bank including Retail Banker, Assistant Financial Manager and Trust Operations Risk Manager. In addition to his current duties as a Private Banking Executive, Jacob continues to manage the risk of the Trust department's Unique Asset portfolio and is certified as an Accredited ACH Professional (AAP).
Tania has been with North Shore, in various capacities, since 1997, and in her current position she provides support to Private Banking and Investments & Trust client relationships. Because of Tania’s extensive training she is a knowledgeable resource for our clients.