People in the News
July 6, 2017 9:01pm
• Bank picks leader for expansion
• PR firm promotes veteran
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• Dave Zitterow has been appointed executive vice president and regional director of banking for Lodi-based Farmers & Merchants Bank of Central California. In addition to serving as the San Francisco Bay Area market executive, he will also be responsible for the Manteca/580 corridor, the bank’s Small Business Lending Division, Treasury Management Services, and Equipment Leasing Company.
Mr. Zitterow has over 20 years of commercial lending and bank management experience across large money center, regional and community banks. Most recently, he was the California regional executive for Umpqua Bank where he led nine regional commercial banking centers. He also held executive leadership positions with Mechanics Bank and Greater Bay Bank.
• Lindsey Goodwin has been promoted to the senior leadership team at Randle Communications in Sacramento as director.
Ms. Goodwin, who has been with the firm for four years, will help develop and execute strategic local and statewide public affairs campaigns for clients while continuing to lead a portfolio of public affairs and public relations accounts.
She joined Randle in 2013 as an account executive and has worked with national, statewide and local clients. Ms. Goodwin currently leads several public affairs accounts for the firm, including John Muir Health, a nationally recognized not-for-profit health care system east of San Francisco, and major statewide associations including Californians Allied for Patient Protection, California Manufacturers & Technology Association, and California Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
• Darrel Woo, 64, of Sacramento, has been appointed to the state’s Collateral Recovery Disciplinary Review Committee. Mr. Woo served as a senior attorney at the California Department of Insurance from 1999 to 2014, a staff counsel at the California Department of Food and Agriculture, Division of Fairs and Expositions from 1996 to 1999 and as an energy facility siting planner at the California Energy Commission from 1975 to 1996.
This position does not require Senate confirmation and the compensation is $ 100 per diem. Mr. Woo is a Democrat.
• Leticia Alejandrez, 57, of West Sacramento, has been appointed to the Private Investigator Disciplinary Review Committee. Ms. Alejandrez has been director of communications for the California Endowment since 2013. Earlier, she was executive director for the California Family Resource Association from 2005 to 2012, program director for the Foundation Consortium for California’s Children and Youth from 1999 to 2005, associate consultant for the California School Boards Association from 1991 to 1997 and a committee consultant for the California State Assembly from 1989 to 1991.
This position does not require Senate confirmation and the compensation is $ 100 per diem. Ms. Alejandrez is a Democrat.
• Gary Davis, 43, of Elk Grove, has been appointed to the Private Investigator Disciplinary Review Committee. Mr. Davis has been director at the California Charter Schools Association since 2013.
He was mayor of Elk Grove from 2006 to 2016, a political director at EdVoice from 2008 to 2011, director at the California State University, Sacramento Alumni Association from 2004 to 2008 and a legislative director in the Office of California State Assemblymember Darrell Steinberg from 2000 to 2004.
This position does not require Senate confirmation and the compensation is $ 100 per diem. Mr. Davis is a Democrat.