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Banking & Finance

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Russell Colombo, president and CEO of Bank of Marin, was named to the board of directors of Western Independent Bankers, a trade association and provider of education, products and services, and peer networking opportunities for community banks in nine western states.  Mr. Colombo is one of only eight California CEOs on the 17-member board.

 

Nonprofit Organizations

 

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Lyndi Brown is interim executive director of the Petaluma Arts Center.  Ms. Brown recently completed a two-year major donor campaign for the Santa Rosa Junior College's Petaluma Campus.

 

Marcie Waldron was elected to the board of directors of Sonoma’s Vintage House senior center. Officers for 2011include Bob Aicher, president; Marilyn Albright, secretary; and Mary Evelyn Arnold, treasurer. Ms. Arnold has also been selected to serve as the 2011 honorary Alcaldessa by the city of Sonoma.