Members join Western Independent Bankers (WIB) to connect with a community banking network, industry professionals and thought leaders by receiving premier learning and networking opportunities. They also gain access to superior quality products and services through our Endorsed Product Partner program.
WIB has been the resource for community banks in the west to thrive since 1937. Our core purpose is to offer outstanding education and leadership development and to provide superior peer networking opportunities. We do this by connecting bankers, educating leaders and potential leaders, and informing various generations of the bank. WIB has more independent bank members than any banking association in the West.
WIB serves 13 Western states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming and U.S. Territories.
WIB offers membership to banks as well as banking service providers.