Patrick F. Patrick is President and Chief Executive Officer. Patrick joined Seattle Bank in September 2010, and was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of the bank in November of 2010. He develops and leads the organization's vision and operating strategies. Patrick comes to Seattle Bank with over 48 years of banking experience, predominately in an executive leadership capacity. He has held prior Chief Executive Officer and board member positions with Prudential Bank, Mariner Bank, and Metropolitan Bank in Washington state, as well as Towne Bank in Arizona. Patrick has been involved in a number of community boards and civic organizations over his career and maintains a significant community involvement in the greater Puget Sound area.
Alan Crain is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He is responsible for financial, tax and regulatory reporting, profitability and risk management, and investment, funding, and liquidity management. He has over 20 years of financial services experience, including as Chief Financial Officer for Cashmere Valley Bank, and at the public accounting firm Knight, Vale & Gregory, where he focused on audit and taxation of financial institutions. Alan has a B.S. in Accounting from Central Washington University, and is a graduate of the University of Washington Pacific Coast Banking School. He is active in a variety of civic organizations, including as a member of the Washington State Society of CPAs, and as chairman of the Fiscal Governance Committee for the Washington Business Alliance.
Brian Devereux is Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. He oversees all aspects of strategy and planning for bank operations, including product development and delivery, information technology, banking center operations and marketing. He also serves on the company's executive committee, assisting in the development of the strategic direction for the bank. Brian has been in the financial service industry for nearly 20 years, most recently serving as Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer for Columbia Bancorp. He has also worked for the FDIC's Division of Supervision in the San Francisco Region as a Bank Examiner. He is a graduate of the University of Oregon, with an M.B.A. from the University of Portland.
Robert M. Ittes is Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer. He oversees the administration of the bank's policies and procedures that apply to the credit the bank extends to its customers, and also manages the bank's loan portfolio. He has been in the banking industry for 34 years, most recently as the President of Issaquah Community Bank of the Northwest. He has coordinated the creation of two community banks in the Seattle area, and has worked for the FDIC as a bank examiner. He received his BA in Business Management from LaVerne College, and his MBA from Seattle University. Bob has been involved in a variety of civic organizations during his career, and currently serves on the board of the Issaquah Chamber of Commerce.
Dan Dierdorff is Executive Vice President and Chief Lending Officer. He oversees the administration of the bank's business and private banking strategies. He has been in the banking industry for 38 years, most recently as Executive Vice President, Chief Lending Officer for Fortune Bank. A Puget Sound native, he has also held positions in Key Bank and Seafirst Bank. He received his BA in Sociology from the University of Washington, and is a graduate of the Pacific Coast Banking School. Dan has been involved in a variety of civic organizations during his career, and currently serves on the board of Pioneer Human Services, the Veterans Initiative Foundation, and is Chairman of the Board for the Associates in Cultural Exchange.