EUGENE, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Summit Bank (OTCBB:SBKO) is pleased to announce that Jenny Bennett has joined the bank as Assistant Vice President, Business Development Officer. Jenny has spent more than 12 years in community banking. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Oregon in Journalism with an emphasis in Public Relations. She currently serves on the board of directors for both the Relief Nursery and the Shedd Institute of the Arts, where she holds the position of Board President.
“We are delighted to have Jenny join Summit Bank,” said Mike Mercer, SVP & Chief Banking Officer. “It is wonderful to have someone with Jenny’s experience working with community bank clients to develop financial solutions that help businesses achieve their financial objectives.”
Jenny spent a large portion of her career – from 2003 to present – at another local community bank where she rose through the ranks with responsibility for performing various functions including Relationship Management, Product Development and Business Development in her role as Director of Marketing.
“I am elated to be a part of such a dynamic team that is truly committed to the success of businesses and the betterment of the area. As the only community bank headquartered in Eugene, Summit is uniquely positioned to help our clients achieve their professional goals,” said Jenny. “I am happy to be a part of that dynamic.”
Headquartered in Eugene at 96 E. Broadway, the Bank specializes in providing high-level banking services to professionals and to medium-sized businesses and their owners. Summit Bank is quoted on the NASDAQ Over-the-Counter Bulletin Board as SBKO.