The Commerce Bank of Washington

Lauren Jassny

“Commerce‚Äôs key strength is the experience and expertise of its lending and executive staff.All levels of borrower, from the smallest company to the largest, benefit from the knowledge base here, which comes through in innovative, flexible and responsive credit structures.”
-LAUREN JASSNY

Lauren Jassny has been in banking in the Seattle area for 29 years, and has held senior positions at several banks. Prior to joining Commerce Bank, she was Senior VP and Regional Banking Manager for Private Financial Services at U.S. Bank. Previously she was Senior VP and Credit Approval Manager for U.S. Bank, overseeing credit approval for Commercial Real Estate, Business Banking and Private Banking. She received her M.A. from Indiana University and B.A. with Distinction from The University of Washington. Lauren currently serves on the Washington State Board of Accountancy, appointed by Governor Gregoire in 2006. She also serves on the boards of The Kline Galland Center/Foundation and Pioneer Human Services, where she was Board Chair 2002-2004. She previously served on the boards of United Way, King County Sexual Assault Resource Center, and Jewish Family Services.

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
  • Janet L. Hendrickson Managing Partner Denny Hill Capital
  • 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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