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.

2018-2019 Officers

Chairman

Greg Oakes
President & CEO
Cashmere Valley Bank, Cashmere

Chairman - Elect

Jon Jones
CEO
Washington Business Bank, Olympia

Immediate Past Chair

Jeff Deuel 
President & COO
Heritage Bank, Olympia

 


 

 

 Secretary/Treasurer
&

ABA Government Relations Committee Representative

WBA Education Committee Chairman

WBA PROS Chairman



Joe Kiley 
President & CEO
First Financial Northwest Bank, Renton



Steve Politakis
CEO
Kitsap Bank, Port Orchard



Wayne Mannie
SVP/Retail Banking Regional Manager
Columbia Bank, Tacoma

 

 

 


Directors


 

Brent Beardall
President & CEO
Washington Federal, 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



Cheryl Bishop
Board Member
Banner Bank, Burlington


 

Jay Coleman
SVP/Regional Credit Officer
KeyBank, Seattle

 


 

 



Eric Pearson
President & CEO
Community First Bank, Kennewick


 

Mark Mason
CEO
Homestreet Bank, Seattle


 

Thomas Perrick
SVP
JP Morgan Chase, Portland

 

 

 

Sue Horton
Chariman, President & CEO
Wheatland Bank, Spokane

Dave Swartley
Managing Directory, Regional Government Relations Manager
U.S. Bank, Portland

Steve Hatfield
Regional Bank President
Wells Fargo, Seattle