Shelli Robb-Kahler was hired as vice president, Olympic Peninsula hub branch manager at Sound Community Bank, Seattle.
Robb-Kahler manages the Sequim, Port Ludlow, and future Sequim Creekside offices. She has more than 30 years of banking experience in roles spanning from teller to executive bank management.
Most recently, Robb-Kahler spent eight years as the executive director of the Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce where she promoted area businesses and supported the tourism industry throughout the Olympic Peninsula. She also served on not-for-profit boards including the Clallam County YMCA, the Sequim Irrigation Festival, and acted as a mentor to the business-education department at Sequim High School.
“Shelli epitomizes the ideals of a community banker,” said Laurie Stewart, Sound Community Bank President and CEO. “She lives and breathes all things Sequim, and understands the unique needs of the greater North Olympic Peninsula client base. Her experience as a seasoned retail banker, paired with time as the Executive Director of the Chamber of Commerce, suit Shelli well to serve our valued clients for many years to come.”
The $717 million Sound Community has branches in King, Pierce, Snohomish, Clallam and Jefferson Counties.