Donn Lassila, CFIRS

Donn Lassila, CFIRS

Donn has been with Peak Trust Company as Chief Compliance Officer since 2011 and the financial services industry since 1981. Donn brings broad experience with IT back-office systems integration, transaction monitoring, and business process engineering to the CCO role. His primary responsibility is focused on the continuous development and oversight of the Company’s regulatory and fiduciary best practices compliance program, reporting directly to the Board of Directors’ Audit Committee.

Before joining Peak Trust Company, Donn served as CIO for a Pacific Northwest brokerage firm. He was an entrepreneur founding his own systems integration firm providing document imaging, CRM, and business intelligence programs to financial services, medical, and government business. He is a key member of the Fiduciary Investment Management Association (FIRMA) where he leads a peer group roundtable and delivers training sessions at annual FIRMA conferences. Donn holds the Certified Fiduciary Risk Investment Specialist (CFIRS) designation from Cannon Financial School.

Our Team


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

Trust Officer, Head of Nevada Office


Jamie Rowley, CTFA

Trust Officer

Amber Gunn, CTFA
Amber Gunn, CTFA

Trust Officer

Brenda
Brenda Tudor 

Trust Officer

Jillian Dennis
Jillian Johnson

Associate Trust Officer


Melania Lagana

Associate Trust Officer


Robert Huntington, CFP®

Associate 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


Daria Davis

Tax Officer


Kelsey Baldridge

People Development Coordinator

Mariam Hall
Mariam Hall

Executive Assistant to the CEO

Kristine Casteel
Kristine Casteel

Senior Trust Assistant


Heather Dolan

Trust Assistant


Emily Helzer

Operations Assistant

Sabrina Volstad
Sabrina Volstad

Alaska Front Desk Receptionist

Josephine Cangemi
Josephine Cangemi

Trust Assistant, Nevada Front Desk Receptionist


Danaya Dews

Trust Assistant, Delaware Front Desk Receptionist

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