Mount Vernon, WA – March 5, 2018 – Peoples Bank announced that Eric Fohn joined the Skagit/Island Commercial Banking Center as Vice President and Commercial Banking Officer. Eric has spent nearly a decade in the financial services industry, building his expertise in agricultural lending. He rejoins Peoples Bank, where he previously served as a customer support representative, credit analyst, and loan coordinator for the Small Business Lending team.
Eric Fohn - Commercial Banking Officer
Eric is passionate about helping local businesses succeed. He is a trusted banking partner and a resource for many thriving businesses in the community. “I appreciate working for a bank that supports the local community, customers and its employees,” said Eric. “I especially enjoy working with customers to build their business plans and create financing options that help them achieve their goals.”
Eric was born in Mount Vernon and raised in Bow. He is active in the community as a member of Mount Vernon Rotary and International Project Alliance, an alliance of Western Washington Rotary Clubs that have combined forces to support community service projects in the Copán region of Honduras. Eric holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in finance from Gonzaga University. Eric enjoys spending time with his family, being in the outdoors and riding dirt bikes.
About Peoples Bank
Peoples Bank is a locally owned and operated, independent full-service community bank with over $1.6 billion in assets. Headquartered in Bellingham, Washington, the Bank was founded in 1921 and operates 24 branches located throughout Washington. In its most recent rating, Bauer Financial, 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/.