Jeff Benham Joins Oregon Pacific Bank’s Roseburg Team
ROSEBURG, OR –
Oregon Pacific Bank is thrilled to announce the hiring of Jeff Benham as VP, Commercial Relationship Manager. Jeff joins the Bank’s Roseburg lending team with over 40 years of banking experience and expertise.
Jeff is a graduate of Southern Oregon University with a degree in Business Administration. Soon after graduating, Jeff dived into his banking career, starting out at US Bank in their accelerated management program. With experience at various financial institutions, Jeff has spent most of his time in lending, working for Umpqua Bank. Aside from some time as a branch manager, he has been in credit administration before working as a commercial relationship manager and eventually team leader.
Jeff has an extensive history of working along the coast from Coos Bay to Brookings, in addition to a long part of his career history in the Medford area. Jeff will be relocating to Oregon Pacific Bank’s Roseburg branch to continue his work with local business and commercial lending. He is experienced in working with clients in all types of business, from logging, trucking, and farming to lumber brokers, manufacturers, and developers.
“I love working with clients and learning about their business,” says Jeff, when asked what he enjoys most about commercial lending. “I’m always surprised at what type of businesses exist and working at a community bank allows for flexibility when it comes to meeting their unique needs.”
In addition to helping his clients, Jeff has always enjoyed being a part of the local community. He has been involved with Rotary since he started banking and has avidly assisted with the Smart Reading program during his time in Medford. With his move to the Roseburg area, Jeff is looking forward to connecting with the local community and organizations in need.
Learn more about Oregon Pacific Bank and meet Jeff in person by visiting 2555 NW Edenbower Blvd in Roseburg.