Donald L. Sturm grew up in Brooklyn, NY and received an undergraduate degree from the City College of New York. After serving two years in the U.S. Army, he earned an LLB degree from the University Of Denver College Of Law, and then earned an LLM degree from New York University Graduate School of Law. Early professional pursuits included being a trial attorney for the Internal Revenue Service for four years, and a 25-year career with Peter Kiewit Sons Inc. of Omaha, NE, where he was Vice Chairman of the Board. Donald is currently the Chairman of Sturm Financial Group, the parent company of ANB Bank. Donald is a Trustee Emeritus of the University of Denver, an advisory committee member of the Brady Urological Institute at Johns Hopkins Hospital, and a board member and co-founder of Judaism Your Way.