BOARD MEMBER, Bank of the West
Debra Gentz serves as Vice President – Senior Relationship Manager for Bank of the West specializing in commercial lending. Prior to joining Bank of the West, Ms. Gentz, served as Vice President of commercial lending at California United Bank (CUB); worked in Germany for the Hypo Bank; in Ecuador for Citibank and in Los Angeles for Citibank/Banamex USA. She also serves on the Board of Directors for Kidsave International. In 2008 she was awarded the Women in Business- Volunteer of the Year award by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal. Ms. Gentz earned her undergraduate degree at the University of Southern California and an MBA at the Anderson Graduate School of Management at UCLA.