Central Valley Community Bank Expands Executive Leadership Team

FRESNO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/search?q=%24CVCY&src=ctag” target=”_blank”gt;$CVCYlt;/agt;–James M. Ford, President and Chief Executive Officer of Central Valley
Community Bank (“Bank”), is proud to name James Kim, Executive Vice
President and Chief Operating Officer, and Teresa Gilio, Executive Vice
President and Chief Administrative Officer.

“Central Valley Community Bank’s success is a testament to our entire
leadership team who steadfastly adhere to our core values and mission to
guide businesses and our communities to succeed and thrive,” said James
M. Ford, President and Chief Executive Officer of Central Valley
Community Bank and Central Valley Community Bancorp. “James and Teresa
proudly live our values everyday as they lead their respective teams
with innovative vision to ensure continued success of our nearly
forty-year-old Bank.”

James Kim joined the Bank in 2018 as Executive Vice President and Chief
Administrative Officer after spending over 15 years in financial and
bank leadership serving in the positions of controller, chief operating
officer, chief financial officer and chief executive officer in the
Greater Sacramento region. A dedicated community steward, Kim also
served on numerous nonprofit boards. He began his career working for a
Big Six accountancy firm in Sacramento and has received his MBA and BS
in Accountancy from California State University, Sacramento.

During his most recent executive role at Central Valley Community Bank
as Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, he
successfully reorganized the Central Operations, Core Management and
Information Technology departments, advanced technology partnerships,
consolidated and established new service departments, and mentored the
team encouraging efficient and effective leadership. In his new position
as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Kim will
oversee the Commercial and Community Banking divisions focusing on
expanding both deposit and lending production as well as developing the
next generation branch model for the Bank.

Gilio succeeds James Kim as the new Executive Vice President and Chief
Administrative Officer reporting to Jim Ford. She will manage Central
Operations, Core Management, Loan Processing and Facilities teams, which
also include Call Center, Application Security, and Fraud units.

Teresa Gilio joined the Bank in 2009 and has over 37 years of financial
operations and management expertise. In her more recent position as
Senior Vice President, Central Operations, Gilio strategically expanded
the department implementing multiple platform conversions, developed
innovative fraud detection processes and mentored an ever-growing call
center to efficiently manage client needs. Among her other achievements
she worked alongside the executive team to successfully complete three
mergers, participated on industry R&D task forces for electronic banking
innovations and has received the Circle of Elite award for her many Bank
accomplishments. She actively supports the Fresno State Bulldog
Foundation, Catholic Charities and the American Heart Association.

Prior to joining Central Valley Community Bank, Gilio served in
leadership positions for three major financial institutions as branch
manager, senior lender, and senior vice president and sales manager for
a California statewide branch network overseeing small business lending.
She began her career at one of the top three banks in Ontario, Canada
and is a graduate from the management training program through the Bank
of Nova Scotia.

About Central Valley Community Bank

Central Valley Community Bancorp trades on the NASDAQ stock exchange
under the symbol CVCY. Central Valley Community Bank, headquartered in
Fresno, California, was founded in 1979 and is the sole subsidiary of
Central Valley Community Bancorp. Central Valley Community Bank operates
full-service offices throughout California’s San Joaquin Valley and
Greater Sacramento regions. Additionally, the Bank operates Commercial
Real Estate Lending, SBA Lending and Agribusiness Lending Departments.
Central Valley Investment Services are provided by Raymond James
Financial, Inc.

Members of Central Valley Community Bancorp’s and the Bank’s Board of
Directors are: Daniel J. Doyle (Chairman), Daniel N. Cunningham (Lead
Independent Director), Edwin S. Darden, Jr., F. T. “Tommy” Elliott, IV,
Robert J. Flautt, James M. Ford, Gary D. Gall, Steven D. McDonald, Louis
C. McMurray, Karen Musson, and William S. Smittcamp. Sidney B. Cox is
Director Emeritus.

More information about Central Valley Community Bancorp and Central
Valley Community Bank can be found at www.cvcb.com.
Also, visit Central Valley Community Bank on Twitter and Facebook.


Debbie Nalchajian-Cohen
(559) 222-1322

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