Fiduciary Services Associate Director
Nicole Langerud is the associate director for Alerus’ fiduciary services team, where she focuses on ESOP ongoing and transactional engagements. She manages ongoing client relationships, including assisting in their annual valuation process, participates in all aspects of ESOP transactions, and shares responsibility for new business development.
After joining Alerus in 1996, Nicole initially served in various roles within the company’s wealth management division. Her extensive ESOP experience in plan administration, trust administration, and client relationship management, led her to transition to Alerus’ fiduciary services practice in July 2017, where she continues to apply her expertise toward helping clients navigate the ESOP process.
Nicole holds bachelor’s degrees in business administration and political science from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota. She is a professional member of the ESOP Association and the National Center for Employee Ownership, and frequently participates in local and national conferences and seminars. She has been a member of Alerus’ ESOP committee since 2007.
Nicole lives with her husband, Jesse, and their three children in East Grand Forks, Minnesota.