Mary L. Pate, Senior Vice President & General Counsel
Mary L. Pate joined BSNC as Vice President and General Counsel in 2019. Pate brings many years of experience in legal matters, corporate governance, litigation, commercial transactions, Native and employment law, risk management and compliance. Pate joins BSNC from NANA where she served as Vice President and Deputy General Counsel. At NANA, Mary oversaw all commercial subsidiary legal matters and risk management.
Prior to her work at NANA, Pate worked as a partner for Honigman Miller Schwartz & Cohn LLP. Pate earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Kentucky, Lexington, a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Alaska, Fairbanks, and her Juris Doctorate from the University of Puget Sound School of Law.