SEATTLE, April 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sound Community Bank welcomes Shelli Robb-Kahler as Vice President, Olympic Peninsula Hub Branch Manager. Robb-Kahler manages the Sequim, Port Ludlow, and future Sequim Creekside (currently a loan production office) branches.
Robb-Kahler brings 30+ years banking experience in roles spanning from teller to executive bank management. Robb-Kahler believes in investing in the communities where she lives and works, demonstrated through leadership in community organizations and board roles. She most recently spent eight years as the Executive Director of the Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce where she enjoyed promoting business in the area and supporting the tourism industry throughout the beautiful Olympic Peninsula. Shelli is passionate about providing exemplary client service, employee development, and developing lasting community relationships. Robb-Kahler served on not-for-profit boards including the Clallam County YMCA, the Sequim Irrigation Festival, and acted as a mentor to the business-education department at Sequim High School. She is thankful for the trust and respect she has earned from her clients and community leaders.
“After eight fantastic years as the Executive Director of the Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce, I am thrilled to return to banking. I look forward to meeting all the wonderful clients and future Sound Community Bank clients too. Please stop by and say hello!”
Shelli is wife to Marty Kahler, and mother to two grown sons, Brady Robb and Colin Kahler. She enjoys spending spare time volunteering in the community, with her family, helping others, and soaking up the sun on any sandy beach.
Sound Community Bank President & CEO, Laurie Stewart, remarked, “Shelli epitomizes the ideals of a community banker. She lives and breathes all things Sequim, and understands the unique needs of the greater North Olympic Peninsula client base. Her experience as a seasoned retail banker, paired with time as the Executive Director of the Chamber of Commerce, suit Shelli well to serve our valued clients for many years to come.”
Sound Community Bank is a full-service bank, providing personal and business banking services in communities across the greater Puget Sound region. The Seattle-based company operates banking offices in King, Pierce, Snohomish, Clallam and Jefferson Counties and on the web at www.soundcb.com. Sound Community Bank is a subsidiary of Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc. ( SFBC ).
For additional information:
Laurie Stewart, President & CEO
Sound Community Bank
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