Senior Vice President, Cash Management Sales Manager
Ruth Danielson is Senior Vice President and the Sales Manager for the Bank's Cash Management team. Ms. Danielson brings nearly 25 years banking experience to her position, of which the last ten years has focused on serving the banking needs of business clients. Ruth also holds the highly-regarded Certified Treasury Professional® (CTP) designation from the Association of Financial Professionals.
Ms. Danielson understands the complexities of sophisticated cash management solutions and partners closely with Bank professionals to encourage continuity of service for Bank customers. In her role as Sales Manager, Ms. Danielson is responsible for assisting business customers in evaluating their electronic banking services. Additionally, she advises customers on best practices to help them streamline processes while maximizing usage of their funds. Ms. Danielson provides support to help customers effectively collect receivables, manage payables, monitor account activity and maximize investments.
Ms. Danielson augments her professional experience with professional training through the American Institute of Banking. She was an instructor for AIB for several years teaching Principles of Banking.
Ms. Danielson enjoys providing the highest level of customer service and believes that personal integrity is one of the most vital attributes she possesses.
Senior Vice President, Director of Human Resources
Darryll J. Getzlaff
Darryll J. Getzlaff is Senior Vice President and Human Resources Manager for the Bank. Darryll is a senior Human Resources executive who possesses over twenty years of HR generalist and leadership experience with corporations of various sizes and industries that is complemented with a strong operations background.
Darryll's specific areas of expertise include HR Planning, Employment / Talent Acquisition and Retention, Employee Relations, Employee Development, Communications, Personnel Productivity and people-due-diligence relating to Mergers and Acquisitions.
Darryll's extensive experience includes working with public and private organizations in a variety of industries, including consumer goods, professional services, healthcare, bio-technology, hi-tech manufacturing, aerospace, construction and defense contracting.
Darryll received his Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD and a professional certificate in Human Resources Management & Labor Law from the University of California, Irvine. Additional certifications and professional training include affiliations with the American Arbitration Association and the Society for Human Resources Management.
Senior Vice President, Director of Operations
Stacy Lombardo is a Senior Vice President and Director of Operations for Torrey Pines Bank. Ms. Lombardo is responsible for the strategic oversight of the Bank's operating procedures as well as advising the Bank's Executive Management team on issues that affect the Bank's ability to operate soundly. These duties encompass supporting all local distribution centers as well as coordinating with affiliate banks in Arizona, California, and Nevada.
Ms. Lombardo has over 20 years experience working in bank operations, including holding such positions as Branch Support Manager, BSA Officer, Operations Compliance Officer and Policy and Procedure Writer. One of the key attributes Ms. Lombardo possesses is an ability to provide structural and procedural integrity for an organization that customizes solutions for customers operating in a vastly changing business environment. This attribute allows the Bank to exceed customer expectations while maintaining a high degree of safety.
Ms. Lombardo was an integral part of the Bank's 2003 Management team responsible for working with affiliate bank department heads and various vendors in preparation for launching a new financial institution. As such, Ms. Lombardo continues to be an active member of the Bank's Technology Committee, Bank Secrecy Act Task Force and participates in decision-making on issues impacting cross-discipline systems. Additionally, Ms. Lombardo coordinates routine audits and implements new policies and procedures based on audit results and Management recommendations.
A native San Diegan, Ms. Lombardo is active in her son's school and is an aspiring piano player. Ms. Lombardo describes herself as resourceful, detail-oriented and attributes her success to her ability to do what it takes to get the job done.
Senior Vice President, Director of Marketing
Crystal (Watkins) Sargent
Crystal (Watkins) Sargent joined Torrey Pines Bank in 2005 and is responsible for advising the Executive Management team on effective strategies that enhance growth and profitability. Crystal has helped the bank grow from $20 million in initial capital to $2 billion in assets, with substantial liquidity and capacity to continue to meet the needs of business owners and entrepreneurs by delivering upon her seventeen years sales and marketing experience in the financial services industry, including managing marketing activities for the high net worth, retail and commercial markets and underserved communities at local, national and international levels.
Crystal holds a Master of Science degree in Marketing Communications from Illinois Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Originally from Chicago, IL, Ms. Sargent is a current Board member for the Old Globe Theatre and San Diego / Imperial County Alzheimer's Association.