Kitsap Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Dana Stewart to Branch Manager of its South Park Village Branch. Stewart joined Kitsap Bank in 2020, and has 30 years of experience in the banking industry. Since her time with the bank, she has steadily advanced her career, most recently serving as the Assistant Branch Manager of Kitsap Bank’s Belfair Branch. Stewart is on the Board of Directors for the Allyn Community Association, and a graduate of our Moody’s Consumer Lending and Building Client Connections Program.
“Dana has a passion for service and creating meaningful connections with clients, business partners and peers,” stated Jennifer Ruckman, Vice President, Regional Manager. “Her passion for delivering an exceptional client and employee experience, and community focus will serve her well in her new role.”
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 22th 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.