The Commerce Bank of Washington

Alan Forney

“The philosophy and service ingrained in the culture of Commerce Bank by our original founders lives as strong today as it did on that first day 20 years ago, which makes this bank unique in so many different ways.”

Alan Forney began his banking career in 1984 at Rainier Bank. After completing the 18 month Credit Management Training Program, Alan joined the seafood commercial lending team, providing commercial and international loan products to middle market companies. Alan joined Commerce Bank in early 2006 after spending 6 years as a senior lender at US Bank’s commercial lending team in Bellevue. Alan received his BS in Economics at the University of Washington and his Masters in Business Administration from Seattle Pacific University. Alan is currently on the Board of The Seattle Police Foundation, the Board of Rowing Stewards at the UW and is a director of the Washington Rowing Foundation. He has also spent time in the past with United Way, Childhaven, Junior Achievement, Big Brothers of King County and has served as Treasurer for the Bellevue Breakfast Rotary Club and various other non-profit organizations.

Executive Management

Board of Directors

  • Tom A. Alberg President Madrona Investment Partners
  • Graham S. Anderson GRACO Investments
  • Stanley H. Barer Chairman Emeritus Saltchuk Resources Inc.
  • Christopher T. Bayley Chair, Stewardship Partners Dylan Bay Companies
  • Carl G. Behnke President, REB Enterprises
  • William D. Bradford School of Business Administration University of Washington
  • Richard C. Clotfelter Investor
  • Timothy B. Engle President Saltchuk Resources
  • Michael D. Garvey Chairman (ret.) Saltchuk Resources Inc.
  • James C. Hawkanson The Commerce Bank Retired Chief Executive Officer
  • John A. Hilton, Jr. President and Chief Executive Officer Bessemer Trust Company, N.A.
  • Earl P. Lasher III Senior Partner Lasher, Holzapfel, Sperry & Ebberson
  • William Rademaker, Jr. Investor
  • William J. Rex Retired
  • Robert R. Richards Economist
  • Faye Sarkowsky Community Volunteer
  • Stanley D. Savage Chairman, President and CEO The Commerce Bank
  • Harris H. Simmons Chairman, President and CEO Zions Bancorporation
  • David C. Wyman Wyvest

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