OAKDALE, CA--(Marketwire - May 1, 2008) - Oak Valley Community Bank (OTCBB: OVYB)
announced today that Elias Reyna has joined the bank as Assistant Vice
President, Branch Manager in the Bank's Turlock branch, located on Geer
Reyna brings seven years of banking experience and a long history with the
community to the Bank. He has volunteered for many organizations including
Merced Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. He attended the California State
University, Stanislaus, receiving a degree in Finance. Elias is a lifelong
resident of Merced, where he currently resides with his wife Brenda and two
children Jared and Jaylen.
"Elias' extensive knowledge of the community and strong business
development skills makes him an excellent fit for Oak Valley Community
Bank," said President, Chris Courtney. "Having previously owned his own
health insurance business, he has a deep understanding of the challenges
and concerns that Central Valley business owners face. His experience will
truly be an asset to our bank."
Established in 1991, Oak Valley Community Bank offers a variety of loan and
deposit products dedicated to serving the needs of individuals and small
businesses. The Bank currently operates through 12 convenient locations:
Oakdale, Sonora, Turlock, Stockton, Patterson, Ripon, Escalon, two branches
in Modesto, and three branches in their Eastern Sierra Division, which
includes Bridgeport, Mammoth Lakes and Bishop. They recently opened a new
full-service branch on March Lane in Stockton.
For more information on Oak Valley Community Bank, call 1-866-844-7500 or
visit us online at www.ovcb.com.
Contact Information: Contact:
Ron Martin/Chris Courtney
Phone: (209) 848-BANK (2265)
Toll Free (866) 844-7500