Cliff Kraushaar Joins Peoples Bank as Vice President and Commercial Banking Officer
April 4, 2019
Mill Creek, WA – April 4, 2019 –
Cliff Kraushaar - Vice President and Commercial Banking Officer
Peoples Bank welcomes Cliff Kraushaar as a Vice President and Commercial Banking Officer at the Peoples Bank Mill Creek Office. Cliff brings more than 25 years of experience in financial services with a focus on commercial and consumer mortgage underwriting, commercial and industrial (C&I) lending, mergers and acquisitions, and helping customers manage bank term debt and operating lines of credit.
“My goal is to always provide local Snohomish County businesses with the commercial banking guidance, wisdom and capital they need to succeed,” said Cliff. “A central part of my role as a banker is to help customers better understand their own business, and what differentiates them in their industry. I take great pride in helping customers find the best financial path for growth, whether it be through a merger, an acquisition, a new piece of equipment or the right property.”
Cliff has a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Washington and an MBA from the University of Phoenix. In 2009, he graduated from the Pacific Coast Banking School, the premier national graduate school of banking. Active in the Snohomish County community, Cliff has served on the Mill Creek Little League Executive Board, coached Silver Lake Soccer, and volunteered as a teacher for Junior Achievement. He is a Rotary International Paul Harris Fellow.
About Peoples Bank
Peoples Bank is a locally owned and operated, independent full-service community bank with $1.7 billion in assets. Headquartered in Bellingham, Washington, the Bank was founded in 1921 and operates 23 branches located throughout Washington. In its most recent rating, BauerFinancial, a leading independent bank rating firm, awarded Peoples Bank its highest five-star superior rating. This rating recognizes Peoples Bank’s strong financial management practices, dedicated employees and long-standing customer relationships. Learn more about Peoples Bank at https://www.peoplesbank-wa.com/