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One of the best resources available to Bank of Blue Valley customers is the staff at each of our five convenient locations. Our personal bankers, business bankers, mortgage lenders and wealth management team members all have the same goal – to help you in any way possible. Filter through our bank staff by location or department to find the Bank of Blue Valley staff member who can best help with your needs!
Vice President, Trust OfficerLocation: Leawood Banking Center Division: Trust Services Get in touch with me
Kim Cangelose has been in the retirement industry for over 20 years. She has previously worked for companies such as Scudder Kemper Investments, Ivy Funds and the John Hancock Retirement Group before returning to the private sector and joining us at Bank of Blue Valley to help add value to our client base by developing and creating a true retirement group within the trust department. She also worked at the Department of Labor Employee Benefit Security Administration where she helped to develop the transparency legislation we have today.
Kim obtained her Masters’ degrees in both Human Resource Management and Business Administration from Keller Graduate School on Management with Honors. She is also a member of the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries where she holds several designations, among them the Qualified 401(k) Administrator (QKA) and the Qualified Plan Financial Consultant (QPFC). She also completed her CEBS through the Wharton School of Business. In addition to traditional 401(k)s and Defined Contributions plans, she has teamed up with Kravitz to be the only person in the Kansas City Region with the Cash Balance Consultant (CBC) designation for advanced knowledge regarding defined benefit plans. This allows her to create creative solutions for business owners of all sizes.
Kim’s education and experience in the industry are second to none and the high touch, personal expertise that she provides to her clients and prospects allows them to free up their time and resources. She is married to her husband, Andy, and has three daughters, Drea, Erin and Alyssa. They have two dogs and live in Overland Park.
Retirement Services AssociateLocation: Leawood Banking Center Division: Trust Services
Keaton has been with Bank of Blue Valley since 2013. As a Retirement Services Associate, Keaton specializes in providing business clients with a vast array of retirement solutions for their employees. He facilitates new employee enrollments, conducts employee education seminars, and handles the distribution processing of participant accounts. He and his team take care of the administration and ongoing plan management in order to take the weight of the operation off of the client, and our clients can’t thank us enough!
Outside of his extensive responsibilities here, Keaton has recently graduated from UMKC and is now pursuing multiple retirement plan certifications. He enjoys traveling, live music, and attending all of the First Friday events he can in the Crossroads. He cheers on the Sporting KC soccer team, our KC Royals, and resides in Grandview, MO.
Trust Services AssistantLocation: Leawood Banking Center Division: Trust Services Get in touch with me
Jenny joined the Bank of Blue Valley Trust Department in 2012 and works with the team in the Leawood Banking Center. Jenny assists with a variety of tasks and has numerous responsibilities including opening and closing trust & IRA accounts, assisting officers in account administration and transaction processing, fee and invoice processing, coordination of reports for Trust Committee meetings and security filing among others.
Jenny attended Johnson County Community College and the University of Missouri-Kansas City, graduating from UMKC with a degree in economics in 2012. She lives in Overland Park with her husband and kitty, Macy. She also became an aunt for the first time in 2014. Jenny’s sports passion centers around soccer and KC’s Major League Soccer team, Sporting Kansas City.
Trust Services OfficerLocation: Leawood Banking Center Division: Trust Services Get in touch with me
Walter joined Bank of Blue Valley in 2011 and offers his services as a Trust Officer at our Leawood Banking Center. Walter helps individuals and couples plan for and make the most of their future by administering trusts, IRAs and investment management accounts to help them meet their specific needs and goals. Providing customers with high quality service day in and day out is Walter’s focus.
Walter earned his B.A. degree from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in 2002, and followed that with an M.T.I.M. (Master of Trust and Investment Management) from Campbell University and a J.D. from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law. A resident of Kansas City, Walter lives there with his wife, Deanna, daughter, Iris, and cat, Early. In his spare time, Walter volunteers at the Child Protection Center and cheers on Sporting Kansas City.