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Reese T. Davies
Reese T. Davies, is a lifelong resident of San Luis Obispo, California. Davies joined Founders Community Bank early in 2008 as President & Chief Administrative Officer.
He subsequently became a member of the Board of Directors for Founders Bancorp, and its principal subsidiary, Founders Community Bank. Davies brings over 45 years
of financial institutional experience in a broad range of positions and functions, most recently as the President & Chief Operating Officer and as a Board Member of
First Bank of San Luis Obispo, a leading community bank with over $300 million in assets at the time of its acquisition by a large California-based regional bank.
Davies is a graduate of San Luis Obispo Senior High School, class of 1960. He attended San Fernando State College (Cal-State Northridge) 1962-1965. Throughout his
career, Davies has furthered his banking education through his attendance at Pacific Coast Banking School at the University of Washington and the Southwestern
Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University. He has also been an active member of the Western Independent Bankers Association, California
Bankers Association and the American Bankers Association.
Over the years, Davies has been extremely active in community affairs through his service on various community and non-profit boards and foundations. He currently serves
as a Foundation Trustee for the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking on the SMU Campus in Dallas, Texas, as Chairman of the Audit Committee for Transitions Mental
Health Association in San Luis Obispo, as a Member of the Foundation Board for Cuesta College, as a member of Rotary de Tolosa San Luis Obispo, on the Board of
Directors with The Wellness Community for San Luis Obispo County and most recently joined the Foundation's Board of Directors at French Hospital Medical Center in
San Luis Obispo.
His past affiliations include serving as a board member for the Western Independent Bankers Service Corporation, as a member of the Mission College Prep Capital
Campaign, as a member on the San Luis Obispo Superior Court Advisory Team, as an Executive Board Member for the Las Padres Council for the Boy Scouts of America,
as a Board Member of the San Luis Obispo Chamber of Commerce, as a past member of the San Luis Obispo Lions Club, and as a member of the Los Osos CSA#9 advisory
Board. Davies was also the public member of the Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) for San Luis Obispo County, a past member of the Bay Osos Lions Club,
and a past member of the Los Osos-Baywood Park Chamber of Commerce.