Manaury Salas earns her BSA/AML certificate

Manaury receives her certificate from Christopher Palmer, President/CEO

Team Pioneer is Continuously Improving and training our members to better serve the bank and our customers.  We are very proud of their efforts to stay up to date with government and banking policies, practices, and customer service efforts.

Manaury Salas, BSA Assistant at Pioneer Bank, recently earned her certification as a Certified BSA/AML Professional from the Independent Community Bankers of America. The Certification Program represents the most comprehensive and exhaustive training series for new AND seasoned BSA/AML professionals in the industry.  Manaury is skilled at helping Pioneer Bank cooperate with government agencies to detect and prevent money laundering.

Lanie Smith, BSA/Compliance Officer, states, “I am so proud of Manaury for earning her Certified BSA/AML Certificate (CBAP) from the ICBA.  Manaury has been an exceptional addition to Team Pioneer, and specifically to our Compliance Department.  Manaury does an exceptional job daily and truly cares about our internal and external customers.  Manaury goes out of her way to help our branch personnel with their Compliance/BSA needs; specifically, with CTR’s.  She truly takes the time to listen and train our retail staff and is always willing to stop anything she’s doing to help out.”

Pioneer Bank has earned the Albuquerque Journal Top Workplace in New Mexico for the past four years, the Top Workplace in America in 2020 and Forbes #1 Bank in New Mexico. Our mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of those who work, bank, invest at Pioneer.  As a Community Bank, we understand how important our role is to help individuals and businesses succeed.  We are always looking to hire those who believe in our mission and encourage you to apply to join our team!