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.


Chairman  Secretary/Treasurer & Chairman - Elect

Immediate Past Chair

Joe Kiley 
President & CEO
First Financial Northwest Bank, Renton

Brent Beardall
President & CEO
Washington Federal, Seattle

Jon Jones
Washington Business Bank, Olympia

ABA Government Relations Committee Representative

WBA Education Committee Chairman

WBA Professional Services (PROS) Chairman

Mark Mason
Homestreet Bank, Seattle

Matt Deines
President & CEO
First Fed Bank, Port Angeles


Ken Johnson
EVP Operations
Banner Bank, Burlington

  ABA Community Bank Council Representative  

Eric Pearson
President & CEO
Community First Bank, Kennewick



Laurie Stewart
President & CEO 
Sound Community Bank, Seattle

Brian Mulvaney

Market President

Union Bank, Seattle

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

Sue Horton
Chariman, President & CEO
Wheatland Bank, Spokane

Clint Stein
President & CEO
Columbia Bank, Tacoma

Jay Coleman
SVP/Regional Credit Officer
KeyBank, Seattle

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

Greg Oakes
President & CEO
Cashmere Valley Bank, Cashmere


Gail Rasmussen
Senior Vice President & Commercial Relationship Manager
Wells Fargo, Seattle

Bryan McDonald
President & COO
Heritage Bank, Olympia


Kerri Schroeder
President - Seattle
Bank of America, Seattle