Christopher D. Myers joined the Company as President and Chief Executive Officer of CVB Financial Corp. and Citizens Business Bank on August 1, 2006. For the prior two years, Mr. Myers served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Mellon First Business Bank, where he spent a total of ten years in various assignments. He began his banking career with First Interstate Bank in 1984 where he completed extensive commercial loan training and progressed through their management ranks. Mr. Myers also spent six years with Sanwa Bank California (now ‘Bank of the West’) as a Vice President and Commercial Banking Center Manager. Chris is presently a Board Member for the California Bankers Association and the UCLA Anderson School of Management’s Fink Center for Finance and Investments.
Mr. Myers received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from Harvard University in 1984 and a Master of Business Administration from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1991.