SAN LUIS OBISPO — SESLOC announced that Melinda Bagby has joined SESLOC as Senior Member Business Loan Officer. In this role, Melinda is responsible for initiating new business growth and overseeing business member relationships, with a focus on Santa Maria and Northern Santa Barbara County, plus the five cities area of San Luis Obispo County.
“Melinda is a great addition to our team of local decision makers. She has an extensive background working with business owners on revolving lines of credit and term loans as well as commercial real estate borrowers. She will also serve business members with regards to deposit accounts and treasury management services,” said Liz Summer, SVP, SESLOC Business Services.
Melinda brings 30 years of lending experience, most recently serving as Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer at Community Bank of Santa Maria. Previously, she held positions with Union, Mechanics and Mid State Banks. Melinda is active in her community, supporting United Way and the American Heart Association, and is a volunteer for coastal cleanup days.
“This year, SESLOC is celebrating 80 years of service to the Central Coast,” Summer continued. “I am delighted for the expansion of our business member team to better serve our members, building upon the trust and stability of the last eight decades.”
SESLOC is a not-for-profit financial institution on California’s central coast since 1942, now operating with six branches in San Luis Obispo, Paso Robles, Atascadero, Arroyo Grande, Santa Maria and at the Cal Poly campus. With assets of $1.2 billion, their 160 employees provide valuable financial and educational services to 57,000 members. SESLOC membership is open to anyone who lives, works or goes to school in San Luis Obispo or Northern Santa Barbara Counties. For more information, please visit www.sesloc.org.