FirstBank believes there’s unity in diversity. In February, we observe Black History Month by recognizing and celebrating some of FirstBank’s strongest Black and African American leaders. Today, we’re featuring President of Compliance, Danielle Vaughan. Hometown: Denver Years at FirstBank: 20 Other positions held with organizations/boards: Currently: Previously:        Describe your experience in getting to where you are today. Technically,… Read More


FirstBank believes there’s unity in diversity. In February, we observe Black History Month by recognizing and celebrating some of FirstBank’s strongest Black and African American leaders. Today, we’re featuring Chief People Officer, Shannon Jones. Hometown: Aurora, CO Years at FirstBank: 25 years Other positions held with organizations/boards:  Describe your experience in getting to where you are today. Throughout my 25-year career with FirstBank,… Read More


FirstBank believes there’s unity in diversity. In February, we observe Black History Month by recognizing and celebrating some of FirstBank’s Black and African American employees. Today, we’re featuring Information Security Associate Manager, Chase Nimmer.  Hometown: Los Angeles, CA  Years at FirstBank: 1 year In 3 to 4 sentences, describe your experience getting to where you are today. I… Read More


The Lunar New Year is on Sunday, January 22nd, 2023, marking the first new moon of the lunisolar calendar (a calendar that combines both the cycles of the sun and moon) to many East-Asian countries. It’s celebrated by over 1.5 billion people.   Every year the Lunar New Year is marked by one of twelve Zodiac… Read More


In 1992, the United Nations started the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, furthering their commitment to creating an inclusive, accessible and sustainable society. It’s a day dedicated to optimism, looking towards the future and a world where a person isn’t characterized by their disability but by their ability. At FirstBank, 5.19% of our employees… Read More


FirstBank Multicultural Banking Center Vice President Cristal Corral Macias was recognized by the Colorado Bankers Association (CBA) as a “Banker of Distinction” for her contribution to improving financial literacy among businessowners, women, children and multicultural groups. Cristal and four others were honored during the CBA Legislative Briefing session on March 2, 2022. The award is… Read More


Lunar New Year takes place Feb. 1 – 15. It marks the first new moon of the lunisolar calendar traditional to many East-Asian countries and is celebrated by over 1.5 billion people.   Each year is marked by one of twelve Zodiac animals, each with its own meaning and attributes. 2022 is the Year of the… Read More


National Hispanic Heritage Month takes place Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, and traditionally honors the many contributions, diverse cultures, and extensive histories of Hispanic and Latino Americans. In celebration, FirstBank is bringing back Fiesta Friday. Several branch locations in Colorado, California and Arizona, including our Spanish Banking Centers, will be providing FREE Hispanic-inspired food, treats… Read More


We’re extremely proud to support the LGBTQ+ community and be a part of another Denver PrideFest Virtual Pride parade, which kicks off Saturday, June 26 at 10:00 p.m. MDT and continues streaming all day Sunday via the Denver Pride Facebook page. Pride 5K After an all-virtual 2020 event, this year’s Pride 5K takes place June… Read More


In honor of Juneteenth – a commemoration honoring the end of slavery – FirstBank branch locations will be closed Saturday, June 19, 2021. This is a time to celebrate Black and African American culture and history with friends, family, and our community. Please watch the short video below to learn more about the Juneteenth holiday.… Read More