Meet the Team

We've been helping businesses in our community since we opened our doors in 2006. Contact one of our Relationship Bankers to learn what you've been missing. We think you'll be surprised.

 

Mike Wilson

Mike Wilson
Chief Executive Officer

Over the last 15 years Mike has developed a diverse range of experience in business development, commercial lending, credit administration, and executive management. Mike is enthusiastic about leading our growing organization. Mike is an active board member of the Fairmount Memorial Association and Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Inland NW. Mike graduated from Montana State University with a BS degree in Business Management, then from Loyola University Chicago with a Master of Business Administration & Finance. He has since graduated from the Stonier Graduate School of Banking and the Wharton School of Business Leadership.

mwilson@riverbankonline.com | 509.789.6285
NMLS #405525

 

James Burke

James Burke
Sr. Commercial Banker

Jim is a graduate of Washington State University with a degree in agriculture economics. He started his business career in the automotive business and opened his own resale business in 1989. Jim began his banking career in 1999 for a regional bank becoming their top producer in 2005. Jim's expertise is in the auto industry, commercial business, real estate lending, and commercial investment properties. He is a shareholder/investor in RiverBank.

jburke@riverbankonline.com | 509.744.6911
NMLS #498561

 

Adam Jackson

Adam Jackson
Commercial Banker

Adam joins RiverBank with 14 years of banking and financial industry experience in Commercial and Private Banking and as a financial advisor. He enjoys serving his clients as an expert in a variety of high growth industries, professional service organizations, and medical and dental professionals. Adam helps his customers navigate complex budgets and strategic business plans. Adam graduated from Seattle Pacific University with a degree in Psychology, later earning his Master's in Business Administration and is also a member of the 2019 Graduating class from Leadership Spokane. Adam is passionate about his community and serves on the Hoopfest Operating Committee, has been a Board member of the Spokane Boys and Girls Club, and is a supporter of various organizations such as The United Way, Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery, and Meals on Wheels.

ajackson@riverbankonline.com | 509.744.6920
NMLS #1112912

 

Byron Christiansen

Byron Christiansen
Commercial Banker

Byron is a Spokane native and a graduate of the University of Washington. He is a former small business owner with fifteen years of diverse banking experience. Byron joined the RiverBank family in 2015. He brings a breadth of experience and banking knowledge and is committed to taking care of our customers and helping RiverBank grow and maintain its reputation as the greatest local business bank in Eastern Washington.

bchristiansen@riverbankonline.com | 509.744.6918
NMLS #731014

 

Ty Browning

Ty Browning
Commercial Banker

Ty Browning has joined RiverBank’s Commercial Banking Team. Ty is committed to understanding what makes your business unique. He enjoys providing financial solutions that help you grow, manage, and protect your business, while helping you plan for the future. Prior to joining RiverBank, Ty gained experience in business management and small business banking throughout the Spokane and Coeur d’Alene area. Ty has a degree from Eastern Washington University in Business Administration and Finance, and an MBA from Whitworth University. Ty has a passion for helping his community and has worked with many local non-profits and currently is co-chair for the Emerging Leadership Societies Spokane Philanthropic Awards Committee.

tbrowning@riverbankonline.com | 509.744.6913
NMLS #2298495