Jon M. Jones has been the President and CEO of Washington Business Bank in Olympia, Washington since 2007. Prior to joining Washington Business Bank Mr. Jones worked for his own company, Jones Financial Strategies, as a Bank Consultant and Commodities Trader. Before then he worked for Venture Bank in Olympia, Washington in various roles for 15 years. Mr. Jones started his career in finance in Iowa at Peoples Bank and Trust in Waterloo, Iowa where he worked as a credit analyst. He then moved on to be a Commercial Lending Officer at Northwest Bank and Trust in Davenport, Iowa before moving to Washington State in 1990.
Mr. Jones is currently the Chairman of the Board of the Washington Bankers Association. He is the current Treasurer of the Olympia Master Builders and a Past-Chairman of both the Thurston County Chamber of Commerce and the South Sound YMCA. Mr. Jones continues to serve on the Board of the South Sound YMCA and is a member of the Olympia Roundtable.
Mr. Jones is a 1984 graduate of the University of Northern Iowa with a BA in Finance and is a 1996 graduate of the Pacific Coast Banking School at the University of Washington.