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Vice President Relationship Manager and Portfolio Manager, Pacific Western Bank

Robert is a double alumnus of Chapman University and the former center of the basketball team from 2003-2007. His undergraduate degree is in marketing (2007) and his M.B.A. is in Financial Analysis (2010). He completed his master's degree in the full-time program at night, while working full-time during the day, over a two year period. He has been in financial sales for 11 years and part time consulting for 18 years. His experience is in equipment, real estate, construction, and business lending. He is Orange County born and bred, but loves to travel. In his spare time, he utilizes his CA Notary Public license and does historic site management consulting. He is very competitive as he came from a collegiate sports background and is the oldest of four boys. He is used to the responsibility of working and leading in a team environment. He is detail oriented, organized, persistent in solving problems, and self-motivated. Rob is currently the Vice President Relationship Manager and Portfolio Manager at Pacific Western Bank’s Orange County Commercial Lending Office in Irvine, CA. Pacific Western Bank is a pure business bank that solely focuses on privately held middle market businesses. Their clients are manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, real estate/construction investors, and professional service companies with annual revenues usually between $2-$300 Million.