Rising Stars in Wealth Management: Julie Niznansky

Class of 2022

  • Category: Rising Stars in Wealth Management
  • Number of years working in your current industry: 9
  • Undergrad degree/university: University of Wisconsin Milwaukee - Bachelor of Arts Degree

Last updated on May 6th, 2022 at 12:08 pm

Julie Niznansky, vice president and private banker at Associated Bank in Milwaukee, works to help her high net-worth clients reach their goals through financial planning, custom lending solutions and estate and legacy planning. 

In 2019, Niznansky was ranked the No. 2 private banker at Associated for achieving 131% of her goal and earned a spot in the bank’s President’s Club. She subsequently ranked No. 6 in 2020 and No. 3 in 2021. 

“I’m continually impressed by Julie’s drive and enthusiasm to build relationships with her clients,” said John Utz, executive vice president, head of corporate banking and Milwaukee market president for Associated Bank. “She focuses on their needs and adds tremendous value. I am repeatedly told of their appreciation for her.”

Niznansky also devotes time to various nonprofit organizations, including Make-A-Wish Wisconsin. She became the first young professional sought out to join the executive board. 

She is an active member of Associated’s Women’s Network colleague resource group and actively encourages colleagues to support Make-A-Wish.

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