Rick M. Mercadefe is a relationship manager that brings with him over 20 years of banking experience. He is experienced in commercial and business lending with proficiency in private banking, management, and operations.
Mr. Mercadefe most recently served as Vice President / Relationship Manager for Newport Private Bank in Orange County. Previously he was at CommerceWest Bank in the Orange County Regional Office located in Newport Beach, CA responsible for the management and development of client relationships through a special brand of client services that enhances their banking experience. Prior to that, he was a Relationship Manager at Inland Empire National Bank where he was an active member of Senior Credit Committee.
Mr. Mercadefe attended California State University of Fullerton, majoring in Business Administration and participated in the Titan Baseball Program. He is active in the Inland Empire Regional Chamber of Commerce and member of the Board of Directors, previously served on a number of Advisory Boards and is a graduate of the Wells Fargo Business Academy.