Board of Directors

The WBA is governed by a Board of Directors composed of member banks from across Washington State. Directors are executive level banking professionals from institutions diverse in type, size, and geographic location. The Board of Directors sets policy for the association and is responsible for the prudent stewardship of the fiscal resources of the association.

2017-2018 Officers

Chairman

Jeff Deuel 
President & COO
Heritage Bank, Olympia

Chairman - Elect

Greg Oakes
President & CEO
Cashmere Valley Bank, Cashmere

Immediate Past Chair

Roy Whitehead 
Chairman & CEO
Washington Federal, Seattle

 

 

 

 Secretary/Treasurer

ABA Government Relations Committee Representative

WBA PROS Chairman

 

Kerry Biddle
Senior Vice President
Bank of America, Tacoma

Joe Kiley 
President & CEO
First Financial Northwest Bank, Renton

Jon Jones
CEO
Washington Business Bank, Olympia

 

 

 
 

WBA Education Committee Chairman


Steve Politakis 
CEO
Kitsap Bank, Port Orchard

 


Directors


Patrick Yalung
Regional President
Wells Fargo, Seattle


Brian Hawley
COO of Retail Banking
Union Bank, Seattle


John (Jack) Heath
President & COO
Washington Trust, Spokane

 

 

 


Laurie Stewart
President & CEO 
Sound Community Bank, Seattle


Byron L. Richards
Senior Vice President
U.S. Bank, Seattle

Randy Riffle
SVP
KeyBank, Seattle
 
 

 

 


Eric Pearson
President & CEO
Community First Bank, Kennewick

Jim Mitchell
President & CEO
Puget Sound Bank, Bellevue


Thomas Perrick
SVP
JP Morgan Chase, Portland

 

 

 
 


Mark Mason
CEO
Homestreet Bank, Seattle

 

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