First Western Trust announced Monday Vice President and Relationship Manager Clay Drake as a new addition to its Fort Collins team.
The company said Drake will help to facilitate and maintain client lending relationships as part of their overall financial pictures.
Drake was previously president of Blue Water Resources, where he managed a $300 million portfolio of real estate assets. Before his experience at Blue Water Resources, Drake was vice president of Signature Bank in Windsor, where he built a commercial loan portfolio of $30 million within 12 months.
Drake received his Bachelor of Science in finance from the University of Northern Colorado, and his Master of Business Administration, International Management from the University of Denver.