Northrim Bank Promotes Gower and Bates to Vice President Positions
Northrim Bank President and CEO Marc Langland announced that Sheri Gower and Katie Bates have each been promoted to vice president.
Gower is the vice president, human resources manager and is responsible for developing, coordinating and implementing the organization’s human resources policies and programs including wage and salary administration, employee relations, employee recruitment and selection, employee benefits, employee training, and compliance with federal, state and all human resources regulations.
Bates (formerly Sandau) is the vice president, electronic banking manager and is responsible for managing Northrim’s electronic banking department including Internet banking, ATM/Visa Check Card channels, wires, and ACH origination operation functions. She has 11 years of banking experience and has been with Northrim since 2001. She volunteers for Junior Achievement, at Northern Lights ABC and Kasuun Elementary.