The President and Chief Executive Officer of the Bank is Greg Lovell. Don Madsen is SVP and the Chief Financial Officer, Jerry Jutting is SVP and Chief Credit Officer, Jeremy Bordner is SVP of the Mortgage operation of the Bank. The appointment of Jeremy Bordner as an executive officer of the Bank is awaiting regulatory approval. The executive management team of the Bank and their prior business experience are set forth below.
Greg Lovell, President and Chief Executive Officer, has been Chief Executive Officer of Idaho First Bank since its organization in 2005. Mr. Lovell has an extensive banking and bank consulting background. He is the former Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President of First Bank of Idaho, FSB of Ketchum, Idaho. Mr. Lovell guided that bank from its inception to its becoming the dominant bank in the Sun Valley area with a 37% market share. Prior to starting First Bank of Idaho, Mr. Lovell was Senior Vice President of Bank of America, N.A. He was in charge of all commercial and private banking activities of their Idaho bank subsidiary. Mr. Lovell began his banking career with Idaho First National Bank with various lending positions including Vice President, Corporate Banking, where he handled large corporate loans. He worked to establish a Ketchum loan production office (subsequently converted to a branch) for Idaho Independent Bank of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho and as a bank consultant with FiCap Strategic Partners of Denver, Colorado. In this capacity, he served as Chief Credit Officer of a bank that had engaged FiCap to provide management as a result of regulatory action. He also provided other credit review process for various banks. Mr. Lovell graduated from Brigham Young University of Provo, Utah in 1981 with a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Economics. He obtained a Masters Degree equivalent from Pacific Coast Banking School in Seattle, Washington in 1995.
Kathleen Lewis, Executive Vice President joined the Bank in November, 2013. Kathleen is a licensed CPA with over 25 years in the banking industry in the areas of commercial banking, private banking, wealth management, retail and small business banking. Most recently, Kathleen was Senior Vice President and regional team leader for commercial banking with US Bank in SW Idaho and prior, was the SVP and regional Manager of retail and small business banking for Umpqua Bank, based in Portland, OR. While with Umpqua, Kathleen led the successful retail integration of an FDIC assisted acquisition of a failing Washington bank and continued to consult in several subsequent FDIC assisted bank transactions. Kathleen is a graduate of Boise State University with a BBA in Accounting and currently serves on the board of directors for the Saint Alphonsus Foundation; Feed the Gap, Inc. and the Ada County Boys & Girls Clubs.
Gerald (Jerry) Jutting, Senior Vice President McCall President, age 63, joined the Bank in June 2008. Mr. Jutting has an extensive banking background with managerial experience in both lending and operations. Most recently, Mr. Jutting opened a loan production office for Zions National Bank in McCall. Prior to that, Mr. Jutting started and managed the Commercial Lending Department of Home Federal Bank in Nampa, Idaho. Mr. Jutting also worked in various management positions at First Interstate Bank of Idaho and First Interstate Bank of Arizona. Mr. Jutting attended Phoenix College in Phoenix, Arizona.
Don Madsen, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, joined the Bank as Chief Financial Officer in February, 2007. Previously, Mr. Madsen was Chief Financial Officer of Idaho Banking Company in Boise, Idaho, since its organization in 1996. Mr. Madsen started his banking career at Idaho First National Bank in 1978 in Boise. Idaho First National Bank later became West One Bank, Idaho. Mr. Madsen had various accounting positions over 18 years, including Vice President and Controller of West One Bank, Idaho and Vice President of West One Bancorp. Mr. Madsen graduated from Brigham Young University of Provo, Utah in 1978 with a Master of Accountancy Degree. Mr. Madsen is both a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Management Accountant.
Jeremy Bordner, Senior Vice President Mortgage, joined the Bank in September 2008. Mr. Bordner has 11 years of extensive experience in the mortgage banking industry. Mr. Bordner was the founder and President of Star Capital Real Estate and Mortgage Lending in Boise, Idaho. Prior to that, Mr. Bordner helped build Merit Financial, in Seattle, Washington, from a 12 person start-up firm to a full service mortgage operation with 400 employees operating in all 50 states. Mr. Bordner earned a Business degree from Washington State University in 1999.
Sherry Maupin, Vice President- McCall Branch Manager, joined the bank in 2008 as a Customer Relationship Manager. Since that time she has been the Director of Marketing and Business Development and Residential Real Estate Loan officer. Mrs. Maupin was appointed Branch Manager in September 2011. Mrs. Maupin has 22 years in the Banking Profession and began her career with Bank of Idaho which transitioned into First Interstate Bank and then Wells Fargo. She has an extensive background in Real Estate through being a real estate professional in the Treasure Valley for over 10 years and being a developer of both commercial and residential subdivisions. Mrs. Maupin also served 2 terms on the Middleton School Board and was a Canyon County Planning and Zoning Commissioner. She is dedicated to customer service and the overall satisfaction of clients in the banking industry.
Angela Perkins, Vice President- Manager Bank Operations, joined Idaho First Bank in 2008 as a Customer Relationship Manager. In 2009 she became Operations Officer for the branch. In September 2011 she was appointed AVP and Manager of Bank Operations. Prior to banking, Mrs. Perkins worked as an Escrow Manager / Officer at a local title company for 5 years. She graduated from Trend Business College in Salem, Oregon in 1990. Mrs. Perkins is very involved in the Meadows Valley community and has served on the Meadows Valley School Board and as an officer in the Chamber of Commerce.
Adrian Jones, Vice President, Boise Market Manager, joined Idaho First Bank in 2013. He brings 25 years of experience in Commercial lending and specializes in SBA and USDA Government Guaranteed loan programs. In addition he was the SBA Lender of the year in the Treasure Valley. Adrian has an extensive background in real estate lending and is a valued advisor to his clientele in all aspects of their financial world. He graduated from the University of California Berkeley with a degree in Economics, and has committed his time to various community involvements including the Salvation army, Boise Rescue Mission and City of lIghts. He and his wife enjoy any outdoor activity from snow skiing to hiking the foothills and rafting the rivers in the summer months.
Stephanie Smith, AVP Boise Branch Manager, joined Idaho First Bank in 2012 as a Private Banking Relationship Manager. She continues to support the Private Banking clients while also managing our Boise Office. Stephanie has an extensive background in Private Banking and has specialized in forming a close and trusting relationship with clients. Stephanie is a graduate of Boise State University with a degree in Business Management.