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Stephen R. Curley

Division President

Stephen R. Curley is division president of Western Alliance’s Alliance Association Bank, a leader in meeting the financial services needs of homeowner associations nationwide. Mr. Curley has more than 25 years of professional experience in banking and strategic consulting with deep expertise in many facets of mortgage finance.

Prior to joining Western Alliance in 2009, Mr. Curley served as president of Community Bank of Arizona, and earlier was chief administrative officer, mortgage division, for First National Bank of Arizona. Previously, he was a consultant in the financial services practice at Boston Consulting Group.

Mr. Curley is a board member of the Maricopa Community College Foundation, Childsplay, a professional theatre company in Phoenix for children and families, and the Care Fund, a nonprofit that provides housing expense relief for families with a seriously ill child.

He is a graduate of Trinity College in Hartford, CT, with a B.A. in American Studies and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Mr. Curley also holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth.

About Us

Alliance Association Bank

Alliance Bank of Arizona, a division of Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, helps business clients realize their ambitions. Founded in 2003, Alliance Bank of Arizona offers a full spectrum of loan, deposit and treasury management capabilities, plus superior service. With nine offices in Greater Phoenix, Tucson and Flagstaff, along with Western Alliance Bank’s powerful array of specialized financial services, the banking division is a valued resource for Arizona’s business, real estate, professional, municipal and nonprofit communities. Alliance Bank’s wide-ranging commitment to giving back to its communities has earned the prestigious Corporate Philanthropy Award from the Phoenix Business Journal. Western Alliance Bank is the primary subsidiary of Phoenix-based Western Alliance Bancorporation, with more than $60 billion in assets. Western Alliance is #2 best-performing of the 50 largest public U.S. banks in the S&P Global Market Intelligence listing for 2021 and ranks high year after year on the Forbes list of “America’s Best Banks.”