Margaret Johnson

Margaret Johnson

Financial Advisor


Margaret Johnson joined Alerus in June of 2018, bringing with her 17 years of banking and financial industry experience.

Her past roles consisted of branch management, personal and small business lending, and financial planning. Margaret collaborates with clients and their advisory teams through a consultative approach. Her main goal is to serve the client and be the “one point of contact” for all their financial needs including banking, mortgage, and wealth management.

“I thoroughly enjoy getting to know my clients well, then developing a team to support them, and thereby introducing a wide variety of services and resources.”

Margaret earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of St Thomas. She has also obtained her financial licenses: Series 6, 63, and MN Life & Health Insurance. She is an active member of the Edina Chamber of Commerce and upcoming president elect for the Edina Morningside Rotary Club in 2020-2021. She has also volunteered through the MOMS program working with single mothers and coaching them towards successful decisions.

Growing up in Southwest Minneapolis, Margaret loves to run, golf, ski, and practice yoga. She, and her four adult children, all currently reside in the SW metro area along with her two grandchildren.