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Scott Anderson

Scott Anderson

Title: President and Chief Executive Officer

Company: Zions First National Bank

Educational Background:

BS, Philosophy and Economics, Columbia University
MS, Economics, Johns Hopkins University

Huntsman School Interactions:

Leadership Forum Series Speaker - March 31, 2017


A. Scott Anderson is president and chief executive officer of Zions First National Bank. Zions Bank is
Utah’s oldest financial institution and is the only local bank with a statewide distribution of branches.
Zions operates 107 full service branches throughout Utah and 25 full service branches in Idaho. In
addition to a wide range of traditional banking services, Zions offers a comprehensive array of
investment, mortgage, and insurance services and has a network of loan origination offices for small
businesses, nationwide. Founded in 1873, Zions Bank has been serving the communities of the
Intermountain West for nearly 130 years.
A native of Salt Lake City, Anderson joined Zions Bank in December of 1990.
Anderson received a bachelor’s degree in philosophy and economics from Columbia University in New
York. He also received a master’s degree in economics and international studies from Johns Hopkins
University in Baltimore, Maryland.
Active in community affairs, Anderson is currently serving on a number of business and non-profit


Focused Fridays Leadership Forum, Scott Anderson 3/31/2017