OAKDALE, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 21, 2014) - Oak Valley Community Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: OVLY), announced the promotion of Adam Beckman to Commercial Loan Officer. He will be based out of the Bank's Oakdale office.

Beckman began working for Oak Valley as a Credit Analyst in 2012. In his new role, he will be driving business development, managing loan portfolios, as well as being involved in SBA lending and underwriting. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Finance from the University of the Pacific. Beckman is a lifelong resident of Lodi. During his free time, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, and golf.

"Adam's education and banking experience, coupled with his knowledge of the lending side of our business, makes him the ideal candidate for our team," stated Dave Harvey, EVP Commercial Banking Group Manager. 

Oak Valley Bancorp operates Oak Valley Community Bank & Eastern Sierra Community Bank, through which it offers a variety of loan and deposit products to individuals and small businesses. They currently operate through 14 branches in Oakdale, Sonora, Turlock, Stockton, Patterson, Ripon, Escalon, Manteca, three branches in Modesto, and three branches in their Eastern Sierra Division, which includes Bridgeport, Mammoth Lakes, and Bishop. Earlier this year the Company announced plans to open a branch in Tracy, which is scheduled to open in November.

For more information on Oak Valley Community Bank, call 1-866-844-7500 or visit www.ovcb.com.

Contact Information:

Chris Courtney/Rick McCarty
Phone: (209) 848-BANK (2265)
Toll Free (866) 844-7500