South Valley Bank & Trust Names Susan Stuemke As Manager Of The Bend Branch In The Old Mill District
Klamath Falls, OR – May 01, 2006 – South Valley Bank & Trust announces the appointment to the company’s staff of Susan (Susie) Stuemke as Manager of the Bluff Drive Branch in Bend. She will be responsible for business development, customer service delivery and leadership of the branch team.
Stuemke comes to South Valley Bank & Trust with more than two decades of experience in management in the hospitality industry. Prior to joining South Valley, Ms. Stuemke was employed by the Pine Tavern Restaurant in Bend since 1984. Prior to that she worked for the former Western Bank.
"I am excited to be working for a bank that focuses on customer service and community involvement. I look forward to living up to the South Valley customer promise of putting "Your Business First," said Stuemke.
According to Bill Castle, President & CEO, “We are very pleased to be welcoming Ms. Stuemke to the South Valley Bank & Trust family of employees as she brings to the bank a reputation for fostering a high standard of service delivery and the love of working personally with her customers. As a resident of Bend for nearly 30 years we believe Susie will be a solid contributor to the bank’s key initiative of growing business relationships in Central Oregon."
South Valley Bank & Trust
Headquartered in Klamath Falls, Oregon, South Valley Bank & Trust was founded in 1976 by local business leaders who wanted to provide community-oriented financial services to businesses and their workers and families. The privately owned financial institution, a subsidiary of South Valley Bancorp, Inc., currently posts assets of approximately $500 million. South Valley Bank & Trust maintains its hometown banking tradition providing local management and decision-making at 12 branches in Klamath Falls, Lakeview, Gilchrist, La Pine, Medford, White City, Bend and Redmond. The bank that puts Your Business First delivers a broad range of business and personal banking products and services as well as trust, estate and retirement services. Through a subsidiary, South Valley Wealth Management, the bank also offers investment services for individual, corporate and non-profit clients. For more information about South Valley Bank & Trust, visit http://www.southvalleybank.com/.
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