Kitsap Bank is pleased to announce that Jen Hustead, Loan Coordinator and Documentation Specialist, has been named Employee of the First Quarter of 2019. Hustead joined the Kitsap Bank family in 2015. She was selected for this award by her peers, who praise her for her outstanding professionalism, exceptional team work, and her premier customer service. They noted that her efforts were “critical” to the success of the Fife Commercial Bank conversion after it was acquired by Kitsap Bank in 2015.
“Jen is a valuable asset to the Kitsap Bank team,” stated Toni Smith, Vice President, Loan Coordinator Manager. “She has an infectious, positive attitude, and is willing to go above and beyond to get the job done. We are pleased to recognize her for her outstanding efforts.”
Kitsap Bank’s Employee of the Quarter award recognizes employees for significant contributions to the operating excellence of the Bank.
Established August 8, 1908, Kitsap Bank is headquartered in Port Orchard, WA, operating 21 locations throughout Western Washington. With over $1 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 is ranked the 12th 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 www.kitsapbank.com and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.###