The Bank of the Pacific and Pacific Financial Corporation have hired a new Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President.
The Aberdeen based financial institution announced to Globe Newswire that Carla Tucker has been hired, effective September 1, 2019, succeeding Douglas Biddle who recently announced his retirement.
Biddle announced his retirement in June, and according to the release, the Board of Directors is expected to appoint him to the Board effective September 2019.
The release states that Tucker earned her B.S. Degree in Accounting at Northeast Missouri State University, Kirksville, MO (Summa Cum Laude) and is an honors graduate of Pacific Coast Banking School in Seattle, WA. She is very active in the community as a board member of Soroptimist International of Burlington and WE Ignite, as well as a former board member of United Way of Skagit County and former President of Skagit Habitat for Humanity, Women Build.
Pacific Financial Corporation of Aberdeen, Washington, is the bank holding company for Bank of the Pacific, and reports that as of June 30, 2019 had total assets of $925 million and operated fourteen branches in the communities of Grays Harbor, Pacific, Whatcom, Skagit, Clark and Wahkiakum counties in the State of Washington, and two branches in Clatsop County, Oregon.