Kitsap Bank is pleased to announce that Marilu Aganon will serve as Branch Manager of its East Bremerton branch. Aganon began as a Teller at the Bank’s Bremerton branch in 1999; and during her 21 years at the Bank has steadily advanced her career to her most recent position as Vice President, Branch Manager for the Poulsbo branch. She has an Accounting degree from Centro Escolar University. Aganon replaces Jennifer Ruckman, who was recently promoted to Vice President, Regional Manager of Kitsap Bank’s South Sound branches.
“Marilu is a tremendous asset to the bank and has done a wonderful job managing the Poulsbo branch,” states Marlene Mitchell, Vice President and Regional Manager. “She has an extraordinary passion for building relationships with Kitsap Bank clients and the community. We’re excited to welcome Marilu to the East Bremerton Branch.”
Established August 8, 1908, Kitsap Bank is headquartered in Port Orchard, WA, operating 18 locations throughout Western Washington. With over $1.5 billion in assets, the Bank provides a full range of financial services to commercial and individual clients. Kitsap Bank has been named a Preferred Lender by the U.S. Small Business Administration, and a Corporate Philanthropist by the Puget Sound Business Journal. Kitsap Bank was awarded the 2019 National Association of Secretaries of State Medallion, as part of the Corporations for Communities Award Program and received the Manufacturing Award for Innovation by the Association of Washington Businesses for the edg3 FUND Small Business Competition. Kitsap Bank’s Edg3 FUND was also recognized by the Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines in 2015 with their Strong Communities Award. Kitsap Bank is ranked the 15th largest bank based in the State of Washington and is the sixth largest women-owned business, according to the Puget Sound Business Journal. The Bank was named Family-Owned Business of the Year in 2015 by Seattle Business magazine and has a 5 Star rating from BauerFinancial Inc. For more information, visit kitsapbank.com and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.###