SOURCE: Oak Valley Community Bank

Oak Valley Community Bank

May 19, 2011 14:53 ET

Oak Valley Community Bank Announces Hiring

OAKDALE, CA--(Marketwire - May 19, 2011) - Oak Valley Community Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: OVLY), recently announced that Sylvia Orozco has joined the bank as Vice President Branch Manager of the Bank's Modesto-McHenry branch. The new branch is located at 3508 McHenry Avenue and is scheduled to open in early June.

As Branch Manager, Sylvia will oversee and manage sales, service and operational activities for the Branch. She will manage staff goals and be responsible for business development and deposit growth.

Orozco brings extensive local knowledge to her new position. She has spent 35 years in Central Valley banking circles, including serving in business development positions at Stockton Savings and Guaranty Bank. She is currently a member of Make a Wish Foundation, Latin Community Roundtable, Modesto Chamber of Commerce, and the Institute of Technology Advisory Group. Orozco is a lifelong Modesto resident and resides in Modesto with her family.

"We are extremely excited to have Sylvia join the team at Oak Valley. She has tremendous banking experience and understands the needs of local area businesses," stated Ron Davenport, Area Manager. "A look back at her career, it's obvious she has been quite successful in building solid relationships with clients."

Oak Valley Bancorp operates Oak Valley Community Bank & Eastern Sierra Community Bank, through which it offers a variety of loan and deposit products to individuals and small businesses. They currently operate through 12 conveniently located branches: Oakdale, Sonora, Turlock, Stockton, Patterson, Ripon, Escalon, two branches in Modesto, and three branches in their Eastern Sierra Division, which includes Bridgeport, Mammoth Lakes and Bishop. The Bank has also announced plans to open a branch in Manteca later this summer.

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Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Ron Martin/Chris Courtney
    Phone: (209) 848-BANK (2265)
    Toll Free (866) 844-7500