Santa Cruz County Bank Hires SVP, Senior Relationship Manager Natalie E. Taaffe

May 1, 2024

Delaney Sexton
Contributing Editor

Santa Cruz County Bank Hires SVP, Senior Relationship Manager Natalie E. Taaffe

Jon Sisk, EVP and Chief Banking Officer, remarks, “We are excited to welcome Natalie to the team. She is well-known in the industry for her vast understanding of and experience in commercial real estate and construction lending, particularly in the Bay Area and Silicon Valley. Her notable business experience and ongoing commitment to serving the community make her a valuable and welcome addition to our team.”

Ms. Taaffe has a 38-year history in the banking industry with an extensive background in community and regional banking, executive management and an emphasis in construction real estate lending. Ms. Taaffe served as EVP Construction Lending Manager for Bridge Bank of San Jose and opened the firm’s Construction and Real Estate Lending Division. She served as SFR Luxury Construction Loan Regional Manager for Vineyard Bank, N.A. and Senior Relationship Manager for Pan Pacific Bank. Most recently, she served as Construction Loan Group Manager for California Bank of Commerce in San Jose.

Commenting on her new appointment, Ms. Taffe states, “I am particularly honored to join Santa Cruz County Bank due to its exceptional performance, reputation, and delivery of responsive and personalized service as a community bank. I share the Bank’s commitment to supporting and engaging with the community and look forward to adding my experience and skillsets to the team and to the growth and success of the Bank.”