About WIB

Board of Directors

WIB’s Board of Directors is composed of elected and appointed independent bankers from throughout the West.

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Richard T. Beard
Chair

President & CEO
People’s Utah Bancorp and Bank of American Fork
American Fork, UT

Russell A. Colombo
Chair-elect

President & CEO
Bank of Marin
Novato, CA

Bryan Luke
Secretary/Treasurer

President & COO
Hawaii National Bank
Honolulu, HI
Janet Garufis
Immediate Past Chair

President/CEO
Montecito Bank & Trust
Santa Barbara, CA
Dennis A. Long
Former Chairman (Emeritus)
Chairman
Pacific Financial Corporation
Aberdeen, WA
Julianna Graham
President & CEO

Western Independent Bankers
San Francisco, CA

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Kevin Bender
EVP & COO
American River Bank
Rancho Cordova, CA

Robert E. Hemsath
CEO
Security First Bank
Fresno, CA

Thomas LeMasters
President & CEO
Bank of Napa, N.A.
Napa, CA

Bruce Lowry
President & CEO
Ireland Bank
Malad City, ID

James R. Mitchell
President & CEO
Puget Sound Bank
Bellevue, WA

John A. Nerland
President & CCO
Bank of Manhattan, N.A.
Pasadena, CA

Eric J. Schmutz
President & CEO
State Bank of Southern Utah
Cedar City, UT

Jeffrey Sumpter
Co-President/CEO/Director
Lewis & Clark Bank
Oregon City, OR

Wes R. Veach, CPA
President & CEO
Bankcda
Coeur D’Alene, ID

James Woolwine
Chairman
Presidio Bank
San Francisco

Scott Yandell
President & CEO
Savings Bank of Mendocino County
Ukiah, CA

GENERAL COUNSEL
Patricia Y. Trendacosta

Frandzel Robins Bloom & Csato, L.C.

CPAs
Peter Wiese
SCrowe Horwath LLP