Karen Sayre

Vice President & Trust Operations Manager

Karen Sayre

Toll Free 888-912-2265

Main Office on the Plaza
62 Lincoln Avenue, Santa Fe

Karen Sayre is a Vice President and the Trust Operations Manager at the First National Bank of Santa Fe. She manages a team of operations specialists and securities specialists responsible for the day-to-day accounting and securities settlements for all the Trust accounts. 

Karen has 32 years of experience encompassing several areas, including trust administration, transition coordinator, training specialist, transfer and paying agent activities as well as trust operations.  She began her career as a part time secretary in the trust department at Carlsbad National Bank and soon worked her way up to the Trust Operations Manager.

Karen is a graduate of Cannon Financial Institute’s Securities Operations School and their Fiduciary and Risk Management School. She has been certified as both a CSOP and CFIRS. She is a former president of Business and Professional Women’s Association in Carlsbad, NM and has volunteered with Girl’s Inc. in Santa Fe.