Sunrise Banks Promotes Two Business Line Leaders

May 26, 2022

(St. Paul, Minn. | May 26, 2022) – Sunrise Banks has promoted Tyler Seydel to chief fintech officer and Michelle Walstad to senior vice president, director of operations.

As chief fintech officer, Seydel will be responsible for enhancing and managing the bank’s fintech and national product sales and operations. He will report to Sunrise Banks’ Chief Revenue Officer Bryan Toft.

Michelle Walstad will oversee the operations of deposit and digital services. She will report to Sunrise Banks’ Chief Operating Officer Melodie Carlson.

Seydel has been at Sunrise Banks for almost 10 years and previously served as the executive vice president and director of operations and client relations for the bank’s fintech and national products division in Sioux Falls, S.D. Walstad previously served as the vice president, director of deposit services, and has been at Sunrise for over seven and a half years.

About Sunrise Banks: Sunrise Banks, N.A., Member FDIC, based in St. Paul, Minnesota, strives to be the most innovative bank empowering financial wellness. Sunrise is certified by the U.S. Treasury as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), a designation earned by approximately 100 banks nationwide. Sunrise Banks is also a member of the Global Alliance for Banking on Values, a public benefit corporation and a certified B Corp for its demonstrated commitment to transparent corporate governance and positive community impact. Learn more at SunriseBanks.com, on Twitter @SunriseBanks, or on Facebook.


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