James G. Livingston has served as executive vice president, senior vice president, and vice president at Zions Bank, a division of ZB, N.A., located in Salt Lake City, Utah, since 2017, 2011 and 2005, respectively. Prior to joining Zions in 2005, Mr. Livingston worked for Ziff Brothers Investments, in New York City. He has also been an assistant professor of accounting at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. Mr. Livingston was elected to the Seattle Bank’s board from the state of Utah in 2007 and served on the Seattle Bank’s board until the Merger in 2015. Mr. Livingston’s position as an officer of a member institution and his involvement and knowledge of auditing, accounting, derivatives, as well as, financial, organizational, and risk management experience, as indicated by his background, support his qualifications to serve on our Board of Directors. He currently serves as vice chair of the Audit Committee.