West Coast Bank, a subsidiary of West Coast Bancorp, has hired Shanna Reichenberger to lead its Lane County Commercial Banking team as vice president - team leader.

Ms Reichenberger will work with commercial banking clients to provide lending, depository and treasury management products and services from her office at the Eugene North branch. Kristen Thrasher will join her team as assistant relationship manager.

Ms Reichenberger most recently served as vice president and senior commercial banking officer at Liberty Bank.

Xandra McKeown, commercial banking executive vice president at West Coast Bank, said: “Shanna joins the company with a wealth of commercial banking experience and local market knowledge.”

West Coast Bancorp is a Northwest bank holding company with $2.7bn in assets, operating 65 locations in Oregon and Washington. The bank combines the products and expertise of larger banks with the local decision making, market knowledge and customer service of a community bank.