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 Banking 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

 

 

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

 

 

Kellie Yates

Kellie Yates
Sr. Commercial Banker

Kellie comes to RiverBank with 35 years of banking experience in Spokane bringing experience in a variety of areas, including commercial banking, private banking, credit administration, and loan servicing management. Kellie graduated from the University of Idaho in 1980. Kellie has been involved with a variety of local organizations including Bloomsday, Corbin Senior Activity Center, Tennis Association of Greater Spokane, and Meals on Wheels.

kyates@riverbankonline.com | 509.744.6915
NMLS #791981

 

 

Shawn Murphy

Shawn Murphy
Commercial Banker

Shawn is a Spokane native who has over 15 years of banking experience and 18 years of retail management experience. Shawn’s expertise is working with customers to find solutions that save them time and money. He is actively involved with several local organizations including Spokane HOPE and Greater Spokane Incorporated.

smurphy@riverbankonline.com | 509.744.6909
NMLS #1507998

 

 

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

 

 

Mark Norisada

Mark Norisada
Financial Services Manager

Mark is a Spokane native joining RiverBank in 2006 with five years of banking experience. Mark is active in the community assisting with various events, fundraisers and volunteers at a childcare center. His expertise is providing exceptional service, from opening new accounts and certificates, to setting up cash management banking products for businesses.

mnorisada@riverbankonline.com | 509.744.6929