Press Releases

Oct 01, 2018

Senior Vice President, three experienced bankers pursue new roles at First National

Four knowledgeable experts are taking on new responsibilities after First National Bank Alaska’s Board of Directors announced their most recent hires, appointments and promotions.

Pamela Keeler was named Compliance Senior Legal Counsel and appointed Senior Vice President. She will be responsible for ensuring the bank complies with banking laws, regulations and rules. Her legal expertise is rooted in a diverse education, with a number of degrees in political science-public service, education and law from the University of California, Davis, Western Washington University and University of the Pacific’s McGeorge School of Law.

With more than 16 years of financial experience, Stephanie Daniels is Cash Management’s newest Services Specialist and was appointed Business Development Officer. She will utilize her background in business banking and lending to work closely with customers and offer solutions that help day-to-day operations run more smoothly.

A decorated Army veteran, Rob Parrish was appointed Branch Manager of the Sitka Branch. In his new role, Parrish will be responsible for lending, customer service, branch operations and business development. A graduate of the bank’s Management Associate Program, Parrish spent time honing his financial skills in Anchorage, Bethel, Eagle River, Kenai, Palmer and Wasilla.

Trust Account Administrator Amy Robinson brings a wealth of experience in trust, wealth management and estate planning to the bank. Appointed Trust Officer, she has extensive knowledge in complex commercial transactions and consumer finance regulation and will present a unique and valuable perspective in helping customers reach their trust and investment goals.

Alaskan-owned and -operated since 1922, First National proudly meets the financial needs of Alaskans with ATMs and branches in 18 communities throughout the state. In 2018, Alaska Business readers voted the bank the “Best of Alaska Business” in two categories, including the Best Place to Work for the third year in a row and best Corporate Citizen for the second year in a row. In January 2018, named First National the most-admired company in the state and, in September, it was named one of the Best Banks to Work For by American Banker.

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