Russ Colombo
Former President & CEO, Bank of Marin and Bank of Marin Bancorp
Director - Bank of Marin and Bank of Marin Bancorp


Mr. Colombo served as President, CEO and Director from July 2006 through May 2021, at which point he relinquished the President role and continued in the role of CEO and Director. Mr. Colombo retired from the Bank in October 2021 and is continuing to serve as a Director. He currently serves on the Bank’s Asset/Liability Committee and is a past member of the Executive Committee and the Bank’s Wealth Management and Trust Services Committee. Mr. Colombo joined Bank of Marin in March 2004 as Executive Vice President and Branch Administrator and was appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer in July 2005. As of July 1, 2006 he assumed the position of President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Colombo has over forty-six years of banking experience including positions as Senior Vice President and Group Manager of the San Francisco office of Comerica Bank and as Senior Vice President and Regional Manager during his nineteen year career with Union Bank of California. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Economics & Business Management from University of California, Davis and a Master of Business Administration in Banking & Finance from Golden Gate University. Mr. Colombo is a Board member of California Bankers Association, past Chairman of Western Independent Bankers Association and former member of its Executive Committee. He also served on the Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council of the San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank from 2019 to 2021. Mr. Colombo was a Regent of Hanna Boys Center for fifteen years until leaving the Board in 2017 and is currently Chairman of the Citizens Oversight Committee of Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART). Mr. Colombo is currently a Trustee for Golden Gate University.

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