“Pinstripes with a Purpose”
Randell Leach, a corporate entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in financial services, serves as Beneficial State Bank’s interim Chief Executive Officer. Randell brings broad expertise in finance, operations, and new market development, and the ability to creatively solve complex business challenges. At University of San Diego Randell completed a BA in business administration with an emphasis in finance. He continued his education with credit management training at Wells Fargo and at University of Washington where he received professional certification in the Pacific Rim Bankers Program.
Randell began his banking career in the aftermath of the commercial real estate market crash in the 1990s, where he helped Wells Fargo develop resolutions for troubled commercial real estate loans. He has extensive experience in commercial relationship management and credit across small business, middle market companies, commercial real estate, international services, and corporate treasury and cash management services. Randell has firsthand experience with entrepreneurship as an executive with ShoreBank Pacific (acquired by Beneficial State Bank in 2010) and as the founder and CEO of Mox, Inc., where he created a software platform that flipped the conventional bank practice of push marketing into a consultative approach that empowered individuals to reach their life goals and establish more meaningful relationships with their financial institution.
Randell has been instrumental in guiding the bank’s growth for over 15 years, concurrent with maintaining its integrity as a mission-driven financial institution. Randell currently serves on the Board of Directors of EarthAdvantage, a nonprofit whose mission is to accelerate the creation of better buildings. His other nonprofit service has included organizations such as Friends of Trees and Cascadia Green Building Council. Randell is personally driven to help people achieve their sustainability and social impact goals by applying innovative business solutions. He resides in Portland, OR, with his family who share his sense of adventure and appreciation for the natural environment.