BURLINGTON, Wis. – September 20, 2013 – Leila Pals has been hired as assistant vice president, branch manager, with the Associated branch located at 1050 S. Milwaukee Ave. In this role she is responsible for managing the overall operations of the branch while directing activities to help maintain and develop business and consumer relationships.

Pals has over 34 years of banking experience and was formerly a branch manager with The National Bank. She has previous service in the community as a member of the Business and Professional Women Council and the Waukesha Business Alliance.