Arianna Valena-Nelson

Arianna Valena-Nelson



Customer Experience Manager

Arianna Valena-Nelson joined the KLC team in 2024 as the Customer Experience Manager.  She comes to us with 12 years of experience in the equipment finance industry and 7 years of operations experience! She has a passion for making the best customer experience.

Arianna resides in Stillwater, MN with her husband Jim, her son Calvin (13), daughter Brooklyn (8), and daughter Sophia (6). They love spending time outdoors and during the summer they spend as much time as they can at their family’s cabin in Shell Lake, WI.  When not at the cabin, much of their time is spent on the sidelines watching their kids play soccer.


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