Our Team

As the recognized leader in sophisticated estate planning since 1997, our staff of highly credentialed trust professionals is dedicated to providing prompt, expert, and accessible service. We offer a relationship founded on ethics and personalized answers. At Peak Trust Company we do what is right for our clients, not what is easy. We bring a wealth of experience and expertise to the development and ongoing management of your trusts.


Brandon Cintula, CTFA, CFIRS

Chief Fiduciary Officer & Chief Operating Officer

Douglas Blattmachr

Founder & Chairman of the Board

Lisa Russell, CFA

Chief Investment Officer

Jonathan G. Blattmachr, JD, LLM

Director of Estate Planning

Janet Tempel, JD

Sr. Trust Officer

Nichole King, CTFA

Trust Officer, Head of Nevada Office

Jamie Rowley, CTFA

Trust Officer

Amber Gunn, CTFA

Trust Officer

Christina Benson

Trust Officer

Brenda Tudor 

Trust Officer

Deb Erdmann, QKA, CISP

Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, Strategic Partnership Consultant

Donn Lassila, CFIRS

Chief Compliance Officer

Michelle Stahle

Operations Officer

Gretchen Grau, CSOP, CTOP

Alaska Operations Manager

Chelcie Ashwood, CSOP, CTOP

Nevada Operations Manager

Daniel Grondahl, CIPM

Investment Relationship Officer

Nikki Hickey

Tax Officer

Kristine Casteel

Senior Trust Assistant

Kate Weddleton

Trust Assistant

Kelsey Baldridge

Trust Assistant

Jillian Dennis

Trust Assistant & Nevada Accounts Payable and Receivable

Mariam Hall

Executive Assistant to the CEO

Sabrina Volstad

Alaska Front Desk Receptionist

Josephine Cangemi

Nevada Front Desk Receptionist