Presidio Bank has hired Clay Jones as executive vice president and Mid-Peninsula market president as a continuation of its expansion.

Jones has over 17 years’ experience as a proven leader in the establishment and growth of community and commercial banking organizations.

He was most recently the organizing and initial president and CEO of New Resource Bank, assisting in growing it from its startup phase to over $170m in total assets.

Jones currently serves as an advisor or board member to a number of community organizations including Pacific Community Ventures, JobTrain and the Episcopal Diocese of California.

He previously served in corporate capacities for subsidiaries of Greater Bay Bancorp. He was executive vice president & COO of Cupertino National Bank in addition to executive vice president /manager of the Venture Banking Group.

Jones expressed his enthusiasm by saying he is excited about joining the Presidio Bank team. It is a dynamic and well-respected company.