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Oct 07, 2005

McKnight, Reid Move to Dimond Branch Lending

Vice Presidents Jean McKnight and Phil Reid have moved to First National
Banks Dimond Branch, from their previous location at the banks headquarters building.

McKnight has worked in commercial lending for more than 25 years, 19 of
that in Anchorage. She has worked extensively with Native corporations and in the tourism and construction industries. McKnight is currently responsible for developing and maintaining a business banking and commercial real estate portfolio, and is lead lender at the Dimond Branch.

Reid has worked as loan officer for 10 years at First National. He has
experience in a wide variety of commercial lending areas, and was one of Alaska Journal of Commerces Top Forty Under Forty in 2000. A Navy Reserve officer, Reid is also active in the community, working extensively with the Alaska Korean Business Council and Anchorage Community YMCA.

McKnight and Reid join loan officers Joseph Gelione, Stacy Tomuro and
Paul Bauer III at the Dimond Branch. This new team offers complete commercial and real estate lending services, including lines of credit, equipment financing, commercial construction financing and permanent real estate financing. The addition of McKnight and Reid brings increased experience and versatility to the five-person unit.

Established in 1922, First National is Alaskas largest Alaskanowned
and operated bank, with 28 branches throughout Alaska.


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