PORTERVILLE, CA – Bank of the Sierra recently named Sean Ryan as Vice President Senior Commercial Loan Officer of its Fresno Shaw Ave branch. In his new position, Ryan will develop and manage commercial loan accounts, identify and analyze potential loan markets to develop prospects, promote and cross-sell bank products and services.
Ryan was most recently employed by Tri Counties Bank as a Commercial Loan Underwriter, Team Lead. Prior to Tri Counties Bank, Ryan was Assistant Vice President, Commercial Loan Underwriter, at Citizens Bank of Northern California. Ryan received a Bachelor of Science degree, Business Administration, while attending California State University Fresno and continued on to obtain a Master’s in Business Administration from Colorado Technical University.
“We’re excited to have Sean join Bank of the Sierra. He brings diverse experience and expertise in commercial lending that will allow us to expand and improve our efforts in the Fresno market,” stated Fresno Market President, Dustin Oliver.
Bank of the Sierra (www.bankofthesierra.com) is in its 38th year of operations, and at $1.7 billion in assets is the largest independent bank headquartered in the South San Joaquin Valley. The Company has over 400 employees and conducts business through 28 branch offices, an online branch, a real estate industries center, and an agricultural credit center.