Kitsap Bank announced the promotion of Leslie Hays to vice president and training officer.
Hays, a long time employee, started with the bank in September 1989. In January 2006, Hays was promoted to assistant vice president.
Prior to moving into the training function in 1996, she worked in retail operations.
In 2013, Hays attended the Washington Banker’s Association Executive Development Program and for a number of years she has represented Kitsap Bank on the WBA Education Committee.
“Leslie’s knowledge of Kitsap Bank goes well beyond her area of responsibility which makes her a very capable and effective Training Officer,” said Steve Politakis, chief executive officer. “She is a valuable team member and highly respected by managers, supervisors and employees.”