Alexandra “Ali” Mandell

Opportunity Bank of Montana

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Ali Mandell is the Marketing Officer of an $800 million publicly-traded Montana bank and has been in the financial services sector for nine years. Before her banking career, Ali was a journalist who received an Emmy award for Made in Montana, a story she wrote and produced for Montana PBS. While working at a premier advertising agency, Ali and her team received multiple Montana Addy Awards for work related to the healthcare industry, banking, telecommunications, and state ballot initiatives. Along the way, she has developed a robust understanding of media buying and negotiating, media trends, and brand engagement and development.

Ali holds a Bachelor’s in Broadcast Journalism and Communications and is a graduate of the ABA Bank Marketing School at Emory University. The combination of journalism and banking gives her an advantage with public relations, advertising campaigns, marketing strategy, and creating engaging content media.