Albers School of Business and Economics

Mentors

David Sharon

VP/Commercial Lending Team Leader
Sound Community Bank

Company Description

Small Community bank with $400 million in assets.

Job Description

I currently manage three commercial lenders. Primarily responsible for reviewing, vetting and approving commercial credits to $300M. Larger credits are reviewed forwarded to the appropriate lending authority cheif credit officer, or the board.

Employment History

2008- Present. VP Commercial Team leader at Sound Community Bank 2002-2008 VP Senior Commercial Lender at HomeStreet Bank 2001-2002 VP Senior Commercial Lender at Banner Bank 1998-2001 VP Private Banking Officer at Sterling Bank 1992-1998 AVP/Relationship Manager Private Banking, BofA.

Education

B.S. from Oregon Institute of Technology, Industrial Management Attending Pacific Coast Banking School (year 2)

Mentoring Objectives & Scope

Discuss my experiences in banking. Specifically, sales, and client or relationship management, basic credit underwriting, and problem resolution when credit relationships begin to deteriorate.

When and where do you hold meetings with your students?

Flexible, but mid mornings, or anytime before 6:00PM