Douglas Plahn, CFA

Senior Vice President

Doug is a Senior Vice President of Bridges Trust. Since 1993, Doug has provided expertise in investment policy development, portfolio management and equity securities analysis. He is honored to be a trusted resource for his clients.

Doug earned his BS in Business Administration and Accounting from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

He is actively involved in the CFA Society of Nebraska and is a member of St. Andrews United Methodist Church.

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Sarah Robak, MBA, CFA, CFP®

Portfolio Manager

Sarah serves as a Portfolio Manager for Bridges Trust, assisting the firm and its clients with their investment needs. Sarah provides nearly twenty years of experience in the Financial Services industry and offers a deep understanding of data and analytics supporting her ability to help identify trends and recognize client needs.

Sarah earned the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) designation in 2009, as well as the Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) designation in 2022 after receiving her Bachelor of Administration and a Master’s In Business Administration from the University of Nebraska, Omaha. Sarah also was an adjunct instructor for the University of Nebraska, Omaha teaching Financial Statement Analysis.

Outside of her passion for research and financial markets, Sarah enjoys spending time with her three rescue dogs.

Deborah Grant

Client Service Manager

Deborah joined Bridges Trust in 1975 and currently serves as a Vice President and Trust Officer. With over 45 years of industry experience, “Deb” has become distinctively skilled at working with our clients, CPA’s and attorneys. In addition to her trust responsibilities, she serves as a client service manager for various family relationships. During her career with Bridges Trust, Deb’s ability to recognize and deliver the products and services that meet our clients’ needs has been a bellwether of the firm’s success.

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