On the Move: Ross Rogers named wealth-management leader at Union Bank
Ross Rogers was named regional managing director for wealth markets in the Pacific Northwest at Union Bank, Seattle.
Rogers will oversee wealth-management teams in Seattle, Tacoma, Everett, Bellevue and Portland.
Rogers has more than 35 years in the financial-services industry. Before joining Union Bank, Rogers served as president and CEO of Comerica Securities and has held leadership positions at US Bancorp/Piper Jaffray and Shearson/Smith Barney.
Banking: Paula Brown was promoted to assistant manager of consumer loan operations at Washington Federal, Seattle. Tony Yee was named vice president of commercial banking at Union Bank, Seattle.
Consulting: Joel Oleson was hired as managing director at Salient6, Seattle.
Engineering: Kjell Stendal was hired as a marketing coordinator at Otak, Kirkland.
Financial services: Mark Palsson was named a vice president of investments at JHS Capital Advisors, Bellevue.
Health care: Dr. Joseph Gifford was named chief of strategic innovation for the Providence and Swedish affiliation, Seattle. Dr. Ellen Passloff, Dr. Rhonda Levitt and Dr. Eric Chrisinger joined The Polyclinic, Seattle.
Insurance: David Tan was appointed sales executive in the property and casualty group at Kibble & Prentice, a USI company, Seattle. Aran Buchan was named an account executive at Bothell-based Lovsted-Worthington.
Law: Michael Sherman joined Siderius Lonergan & Martin, Seattle.
Medical technology: Mitch Parrish was named chief operating officer at Physio-Control, Redmond.
Nonprofit: Russell Stepp was named to the Northwest Kidney Centers Foundation Board, Seattle. Brendan Kolding was re-elected chair of Amici, the Fulcrum Foundation’s young-professonals’ organization in Seattle.
Professional services: Douglas Sirotta was named a senior tax partner at Ernst & Young, Seattle. James Munn was named a manager for the national senior living health-care consulting group at CliftonLarsonAllen, Seattle.
Technology: Joshua Schmidt was promoted to vice president, chief information security officer at Vertafore, Bothell.
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