Dalen Slater is an executive vice president responsible for managing Zions Bank’s credit support organization, policy and staff. Specifically, Slater oversees credit support for all Commercial Lending units.
Most recently, Slater held the position of Chief Credit Officer for four years. Prior to that, he served as regional director of Credit Examinations with Zions Bancorporation, Zions Bank’s parent company, for 10 years. Before joining Zions Bank in 2004, Slater served almost four years as a national bank examiner with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. His career has also included positions as a senior examiner for the Office of Thrift Supervision and the Utah Department of Financial Institutions. He also worked for seven years as chief financial officer of Buffalo Federal Savings Bank in Buffalo, Wyoming.
Slater received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Weber State University and is a graduate of the Pacific Coast Banking School.