Karna Loyland

Karna Loyland

SVP, Director of Deposits


Director of Deposits Karna Loyland has been with Alerus for nearly 19 years. She manages the company’s deposit offerings and spearheads innovative technology solutions for retail and commercial banking. Karna and her team work to continuously ensure a high level of service for Alerus customers.

Karna earned her bachelor’s degree in economics and Russian studies from St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota.  She earned her MBA from the University of Minnesota Carlson School in Finance and Strategic Management.  She also studied international business at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

Karna and her husband, Mike, and their two sons reside in Thompson, North Dakota.