Pacific Continental Corporation, the holding company of Pacific Continental Bank, has hired Rachel Ulrich as its new senior vice president and director of human resources.
Ms Ulrich will focus her efforts on strategic human resource activities for the company’s growing workforce of 275 employees in its three regional markets in Eugene, Portland and Seattle, US.
Prior to joining Pacific Continental, Ms Ulrich served 12 years as the executive vice president and director of human resources for First Defiance Financial Corporation.
Ms Ulrich earned an executive MBA from Bowling Green State University along with a Bachelor of Arts degree in organizational management from Bluffton College.
Roger Busse, president and COO of Pacific Continental Bank, said: Rachel’s exceptionally strong strategic leadership skills will enhance Pacific Continental’s human resource.