Kristina R. Robbins

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Kristina R. Robbins, EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER

Kristina R. Robbins has been Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer since January, 2024. Ms. Robbins has extensive banking experience serving in a variety of leadership roles throughout her 25-year career. Prior to her current role, Ms. Robbins served as First Interstate's Senior Vice President and Chief Operations Officer from June 2022 to January 2024 and as Director of Loan Operations from August 2018 to March 2022. As Director of Loan Operations, Ms. Robbins was responsible for leading key improvement efforts in the lending channels to better align the work to support both clients and bankers. She has experience in process improvement, including Lean, Six Sigma, and Agile methods. Ms. Robbins worked as an Executive Vice President for Sterling Bank from 2007 until its merger with Umpqua Bank in April 2014, when she was named Executive Vice President and Director of Loan Operations and the Call Center. Ms. Robbins is an active community volunteer, focusing her efforts on supporting the young people and the underserved in her community. Her efforts in these areas align around safe places to assemble, quality education, and technical training offerings, all which support a healthy community.