Christina Benson

Christina Benson

Christina Benson joined Peak Trust Company in 2019 as a Trust Officer in Peak’s Nevada office. Christina has more than 15 years of experience in trust administration and estate settlement. Christina began her career working as paralegal in Chicago law firms where she drafted estate planning documents and facilitated probate administration. She has since worked in some of the country’s largest financial institutions as a trust officer managing high-net worth and ultra-high net worth accounts. Her expertise includes assisting national and international clients who desire Nevada trust law advantages. She has established relationships with attorneys, investment advisers, and accountants throughout the country and is able to provide a seamless transition to Peak Trust Company and expert administration of Nevada sitused trusts.

Christina obtained a Bachelor’s of Arts degree from Columbia College in Chicago and has her paralegal certification through the American Bar Association.

Our Team

Brandon Cintula, CTFA, CFIRS
Brandon Cintula, CTFA, CFIRS

Chief Fiduciary Officer & Chief Operating Officer

Douglas Blattmachr
Douglas Blattmachr

Founder & Chairman of the Board

Lisa Russell, CFA
Lisa Russell, CFA

Chief Investment Officer

Jonathan G. Blattmachr, JD, LLM
Jonathan G. Blattmachr, JD, LLM

Director of Estate Planning

Janet Tempel, JD
Janet Tempel, JD

Sr. Trust Officer

Nichole King, CTFA
Nichole King, CTFA

Trust Officer, Head of Nevada Office

Jamie
Jamie Rowley, CTFA

Trust Officer

Amber Gunn, CTFA
Amber Gunn, CTFA

Trust Officer

Christina Benson
Christina Benson

Trust Officer

Brenda
Brenda Tudor 

Trust Officer

Donn Lassila, CFIRS
Donn Lassila, CFIRS

Chief Compliance Officer


Michelle Stahle

Operations Officer

Gretchen Grau, CSOP, CTOP
Gretchen Grau, CSOP, CTOP

Alaska Operations Manager

Chelcie Ashwood, CSOP, CTOP
Chelcie Ashwood, CSOP, CTOP

Nevada Operations Manager

Daniel
Daniel Grondahl, CIPM

Investment Relationship Officer

Kristine Casteel
Kristine Casteel

Senior Trust Assistant


Kelsey Baldridge

Trust Assistant

Jillian Dennis
Jillian Dennis

Trust Assistant & Nevada Accounts Payable and Receivable

Mariam Hall
Mariam Hall

Executive Assistant to the CEO

Sabrina Volstad
Sabrina Volstad

Alaska Front Desk Receptionist

Josephine Cangemi
Josephine Cangemi

Nevada Front Desk Receptionist

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