Big Sky Economic Development News

Meet Nina – Our Newest Team Member!

Oct 12, 2021

Joining our Big Sky Finance Team as a Loan Officer is Nina Philpott.

She answered a few questions to help us get to know her, check them out below! Please join us in welcoming Nina to the team!


What town do you now call home? 

Billings, MT

 

Where did you grow up? 

Sheridan, MT

 

Career background before joining the BSED team? 

In my youth I waited tables and bartended, then I was hired as a teller at Ruby Valley National Bank and I worked my way up into lending. I then moved to Billings to start a new position at Western Security Bank, Division of Glacier Bank as their Commercial/SBA Specialist.

 

What is something most people don’t know about you? 

I have 4 sisters.

What’s your favorite snack? 

Ruffle Potato Chips.

 

What was your first job?

Change Girl at the Bale of Hay Saloon in Virginia City, Montana.

 

How do you prefer to start your day?

Turning music on fairly loud, make my bed and getting ready for work.

 

What led you to this career field?

I love working with people, it is something that I have done since I started working. To help people realize a dream in starting a new venture and see them exceed is so rewarding.