Oregon Pacific Bank Executive Team
President, Chief Executive Officer
Chief Executive Officer since 2013, Chief Credit Officer 2007-2013
Ron was hired in July 2007 as Executive Vice President & Chief Credit Officer for the Bank, and was appointed as President and CEO in August 2013. Ron serves as chair of the Peace Harbor Medical Center Community Board of Directors, as Board President of the Siuslaw Valley Fire and Rescue, on the Lane Community College Advisory Board, is active with the Rotary Club of Florence, and is a strong supporter of the Boys and Girls Club of Western Lane County. Ron is a graduate of Pacific Coast Banking School at the University of Washington and has been in banking since 1989.
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Chief Financial Officer since 2017
Amber joined Oregon Pacific Bank in 2017 after seven years of experience at Pacific Continental Bank where she previously worked as Vice President and Controller, overseeing the company’s financial and regulatory reporting. Amber also has experience as the Controller for Citizens Bank in Corvallis and as Staff Accountant for the Eugene office of Moss Adams, LLP, where she earned her CPA license in 2008. She is a graduate of Oregon State University and holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration.
Executive Vice President, Chief Lending Officer
Chief Lending Officer since 2018
John joined Oregon Pacific Bank in 2018 after 8 years of working at Pacific Continental Bank/Columbia Bank where he was previously a Senior Vice President and Commercial Banking Team Leader, overseeing the commercial lending activity of the company’s Lane County market. Prior to working at Pacific Continental, John worked for Umpqua Bank in a similar role for 11 years. John has worked in the Eugene/Springfield banking community since 1992. He is a graduate of Oregon State University and holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.
Executive Vice President, Chief Credit Officer
Chief Credit Officer since 2021
James Atwood joined Oregon Pacific Bank in 2020 as SVP, Sr. Credit Administrator. He brings with him over eighteen years of experience in various facets of credit administration, including management and oversight of all aspects of the credit review and underwriting process. Atwood graduated from Oregon State University with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and is also a graduate of the Pacific Coast Banking School.