Bank of Marin President and CEO Russell A. Colombo Named to California Bankers Association Board
NOVATO, CA – (January 27, 2017) – Bank of Marin (NASDAQ: BMRC) has announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Russell A. Colombo has been named to the Board of Directors of the California Bankers Association (CBA). Colombo joined Bank of Marin in 2004 as Executive Vice President and Branch Administrator. He was appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Bank of Marin in 2005 and assumed the position of President and Chief Executive Officer in 2006. He and his wife reside in Novato, CA.
Established 125 years ago, the California Bankers Association is one of the largest state banking trade associations in the country. CBA leads the way in developing relevant legislative and educational solutions to some of California’s more pressing financial and banking issues, including financial empowerment, identity theft, financial privacy, and financial elder abuse. CBA’s membership includes the majority of California’s commercial, industrial and community banks and savings associations.
“Banks and the banking industry are under close scrutiny on many fronts these days,” said Colombo. “The CBA plays a critical part in shining a light on not only the economic value we provide to our state but also the positive role we play in the communities we serve. Bank of Marin is proud to be a long-standing member and I’m honored to join the CBA Board.”