Senior Vice President and Relationship Manager
NMLS ID# 796292
Phone: (206) 971-3569
Bruce Bailey is Senior Vice President and Relationship Manager. Born and raised in Seattle, Bruce earned his B.A at the University of Washington and was a member of the 1991 National Championship football team. Bruce has an extensive background developing relationships and creating custom credit offerings for commercial operating companies and high net worth individuals. Bruce joined Seattle Bank in 2015, and has been in the banking industry since 2002.
Senior Vice President and Deposit and Treasury Executive
Phone: (206) 281-1508
Jeannie Ciesynski is Senior Vice President, Deposit and Treasury Executive. Jeannie joined the Bank in 2009 and is responsible for growing and managing the Bank’s complex deposit, escrow, and treasury product relationships. Jeannie has over 35 years of banking industry experience. Prior to joining Seattle Bank, Jeannie served as Senior Vice President of Retail Banking and Vice President of Training and Branch Operations at Sound Community Bank. Jeannie earned a business management degree from Kennedy Western University, and graduated from BAI Graduate School of Retail Banking at the University of Wisconsin. Jeannie is a member of the Board of Trustees for the Crisis Clinic.
Vice President, Client Services, Family Office Services
Phone: (206) 456-5109
Katrin Dietz is Vice President of Client Services, Family Office Services. Katrin joined the Bank as part of its acquisition of Frihet Group, LLC, a boutique Family Office Services firm. At Frihet, Katrin led the oversight and coordination of deliverables for multi-generational family office clients with assets ranging from $25 million to over $150 million. She also directed the development and implementation of Frihet’s human resources strategies. Prior to joining Frihet, Katrin spent over 10 years working for a registered investment advisor and multi-family office where her responsibilities included the coordination of family educational events and conferences as well as providing executive administrative support and human resources services to the family office and their private clients. Katrin earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Nevada Las Vegas and holds a SHRM-CP certification in HR.
Senior Vice President and Relationship Manager
NMLS ID# 796331
Phone: (206) 273-7349
Brian Goulet is Senior Vice President & Relationship Manager. Brian was born and raised in Maine, and earned his B.A. from the University of Maine. Brian joined Seattle Bank in 2015, and has over 20 years of commercial and private banking experience as credit officer and relationship manager.
Private Client Manager
Phone: (206) 281-1516
Stephanie Mayfield is a Private Client Manager. A Seattle native, Stephanie earned her B.A. at the University of Washington. Stephanie has over 8 years of consumer and commercial banking experience and over 4 years of accounting and audit experience. Prior to joining Seattle Bank, Stephanie served as a Wealth Management Investment and Fiduciary Services Associate at Wells Fargo Private Bank.
Vice President Seattle Mortgage Company
NMLS ID# 518802
Phone: (206) 436-3448
Doug Mielitz is Vice President Seattle Mortgage Company and Mortgage Production. Doug grew up in Centralia, and graduated from Central Washington University. Doug joined Seattle Mortgage Company in 2012 and has been in the financial services industry for over 25 years.
Vice President, Commercial Banking Outreach
Phone: (206) 436-3401
Bryan is Vice President of Commercial Banking Outreach. Bryan joined the Bank in 2018 and has over 17 years’ experience in commercial and international banking services. Brian previously served as a Director at the Export Finance Assistance Center of Washington, as well as in various roles in international banking at Umpqua Bank and Wells Fargo & Co. Bryan earned a degree in Business Administration from the University of Utah.
Associate Vice President and Associate Relationship Manager
Phone: (206) 436-3451
Brian Potter is Associate Vice President and Associate Relationship Manager at Seattle Bank. Brian joined the bank in 2018 and has over 10 years’ experience in credit underwriting and relationship management. Prior to joining the Bank, Brian was Vice President and Credit Risk Officer at Community Bank (now Citizens Business Bank) in Anaheim, California. Brian also worked at Pacific Continental Bank and Foundation Bank in Bellevue. Brian earned a bachelor's degree in Economics from Dartmouth College.
Senior Vice President and Family Office Services Executive
Phone: (206) 397-8061
Julie Sievert is Senior Vice President and Family Office Services Executive. Julie founded and served as CEO of Frihet Group, LLC for 6 years prior to the firm being acquired by Seattle Bank in 2019. Before founding Frihet Group, Julie held both client-facing and family office operational roles at a Seattle-area registered investment advisor. Her client-facing roles included acting as a relationship manager for a large family foundation where she led the client service team and working closely with a client who experienced a recent liquidity event to establish their family office. Her experience in family office operations includes oversight and process development for client money moves, bill payment and accounting records. Julie started her career in public accounting at PwC and earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from the University of Alaska.
Vice President, Private Banking Outreach
Phone: (206) 568-7809
Bodil is Vice President of Private Banking Outreach. Born in Denmark, Bodil has lived in the Seattle area since 1992, serving in various functions in the financial services sector including most recently as a wealth management advisor for a Fortune 100 company. Bodil earned a degree in law at University of Aarhus, Denmark, and a Master of Comparative Law degree from the University of San Diego. She is actively involved in the local Danish community.