Columbia Bancorp has appointed Craig Hummel as executive vice president and chief credit officer of the bank.
Mr Hummel will be responsible for the management and development of the bank’s credit administration functions, including oversight of the analysis and underwriting of all loan types, credit approval, risk assessment and regulatory compliance.
He will work out of the bank’s west-side administration center located in Vancouver, Washington.
Roger Christensen, president and CEO, said: Craig Hummel is a welcome addition to our dynamic executive team. The breadth of his banking experience is exactly what we have been looking for in a CCO, and we are looking forward to his vision unfolding in alignment with the bank’s strategic mission and goals.