PORTERVILLE, CA – Bank of the Sierra recently announced the promotion of Deanna Spitzer to Vice President, Director of Human Resources. In her new position, Spitzer will develop policy and coordinate human resource activities, such as employment, compensation, labor relations, benefits, training and employee services.
Spitzer has been employed by Bank of the Sierra for over 13 years and has held various positions including Assistant Vice President/Assistant Director of Human Resources, Human Resources Administrative Officer, and Human Resources Department Supervisor. In 2007, while working at Bank of the Sierra, Spitzer received a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Business Management from the University of Phoenix. Spitzer is a volunteer Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technician for the Tulare County Fire Department, a volunteer for the Springville VFW Post 9499, and is treasurer for the Porterville Friends of the NRA.
“With many years of experience in the HR sector, as well as 13 years at Bank of the Sierra, Deanna is the ideal candidate to fill the role of Director of Human Resources,” stated Kevin McPhaill, President and Chief Operating Officer at Bank of the Sierra. “Deanna’s promotion is well deserved,” continued McPhaill.
About Bank of the Sierra
With over $1.5 billion in assets and strong performance ratios, Bank of the Sierra is the largest independently owned community bank headquartered in Southern San Joaquin Valley’s Heartland. The bank serves 17 different communities with 25 branches, two Ag Centers and one SBA Center. For more information visit the web site at www.bankofthesierra.com or call (888) 454-BANK.