Kirk Clausen

Miller, Valerie
June 2009
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);6/1/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 22, pP12
The article features Kirk Clausen, Nevada regional president at Wells Fargo Bank. He has worked for Norwest Bank, which acquired Wells Fargo, and has spent his entire adult life working for the same institution. He worked his way up the company ladder as a messenger and vault cleaner. He was not able to pursue his dream of becoming a dentist due to financial constraints, but became a teller of the bank.


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