Achieving Anchorís Goals
Jim Collins is focused on the task at hand. While working with his team of Business Bankers, Jim employs a financial expertise that is the result of more than 21 years in the industry. As the Director of Commercial and Private Banking, Jim Collins works closely with the Commercial Banking, Private Banking, Leasing and Cash Management leaders. His position encourages highly customized solutions through increased service touches and support the values and promise of Anchor Bank.
This same ability to create a cohesive team serves Jim outside of Anchor, too. Once serving as the Vice President of the nonprofit North Hennepin Mediation Program (now called Community Mediation Services, Inc.), Jim learned effective conflict resolution strategies that benefit him today as a coach for his kidís sports teams. When Jim isnít busy encouraging his kids to be active, he pursues his own fast paced lifestyle by participating in marathons and triathlons as well as traveling around the world.
Aspiration: Swim from Alcatraz Island into San Francisco Bay, run with the bulls, and dive the Great Barrier Reef
Education: BA in Finance from the University of St. Thomas