Officers & Directors

Senior Management

Jeffrey P. Finck
Jeffrey P. Finck
President & CEO
Jeffrey P. Finck Mr. Finck has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company since 2014 and of Cornerstone Community Bank since 2008. Prior to joining Cornerstone in June 2007, Finck worked at North Valley Bank in Redding.
Patrick E. Phelan
Patrick E. Phelan
Chief Financial Officer
Patrick E. Phelan Mr. Phelan has been the Chief Financial Officer of the Company since 2014 and the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Cornerstone Community Bank since 2009.

Board of Directors

Kenneth E. Robison III
Kenneth E. Robison III
Chairman of the Board
Kenneth E. Robison III Kenneth E. Robison is the Chairman of the Board of Cornerstone Community Bank. Mr. Robison is the President and Broker/Owner of Re/Max Top Properties in Red Bluff, which enjoys the number one producing market share position in Tehama County. In addition, Mr. Robison has individually been the top producing real estate agent in Tehama County for several years. Mr. Robison owns several commercial buildings in Red Bluff, totaling approximately 50,000 square feet. Mr. Robison has been active in the community, serving on the Red Bluff City Council for six years and was elected Mayor of Red Bluff for two terms. Mr. Robison holds an MBA from California State University, Chico.
Robert G. Simpson
Robert G. Simpson
Vice Chairman of the Board
Robert G. Simpson Robert G. Simpson a Partner in the law firm of Reiner, Simpson, Slaughter & Wood LLP in the City of Redding. He was admitted to the California Bar Association in 1975, after graduating from J.D. Hastings School of Law. Mr. Simpson focuses his practice on suits regarding consumer litigation for personal injury. Most recently Mr. Simpson represented North State clients in a highly visible suit against a major healthcare provider.
Michael G. Davis
Michael G. Davis
Michael G. Davis Michael G. Davis is CEO of MD Imaging of Redding (an outpatient Imaging Center). Mr. Davis is the Founder of Davis X-Ray Company, Davis Courier Services, Dataline Transcription, North State Records, as well as Western Acres Development Company. Mr. Davis is a past Board Member of the Private Industry Council and the Redding Chamber of Commerce.
Bruce Dean
Bruce Dean
Bruce Dean Bruce Dean is co-founder of Black Bear Diner. Recognized for his relentless focus on operational management and business savvy, Dean also acts as the brand's CEO and President. A restaurant industry veteran with 40+ years of experience, he oversees all facets of Black Bear Diner's business, franchise and menu development, helping drive the brand's strategic expansion and its promise to deliver "great food, great service and great atmosphere." Dean earned a B.S. in business administration from the University of California, Davis. In 2015, Dean served as the California Restaurant Association Chairman of the Board.
John Dues
John Dues
John Dues John Dues is a Certified Public Accountant specializing in tax and accounting solutions for closely held business and financially diversified individuals. His specific areas of expertise include complying with corporate, individual, and partnership tax law, planning tax strategies, entity planning issues and representing clients facing audits by the IRS. His diverse clientele represent multiple industries including construction, medical, recreation, restaurant, real estate and trucking. He has been serving clients in the North State for more than 20 years. Mr. Dues received his Bachelors of Science degree in Business Administration (finance) from San Jose State University and has been a licensed CPA since 1991. He is active in the community serving on various nonprofit boards; he is a current member and past president of Redding West Rotary.
Jeffrey P. Finck
Jeffrey P. Finck
Jeffrey P. Finck Mr. Finck has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company since 2014 and of Cornerstone Community Bank since 2008. Prior to joining Cornerstone in June 2007, Finck worked at North Valley Bank in Redding.
Dr. Brian Haugen
Dr. Brian Haugen
Dr. Brian Haugen Dr. Brian Haugen is a board-certified ophthalmologist at Northridge Eye Care in Red Bluff. Graduating from the University of Wisconsin Medical School in 2005, he went on to complete his residency training in Kansas City, MO, in 2010. Dr. Haugen has more than 13 years of diverse experience with eye disease. He, along with the Northridge Eye Care team, joins in the back-to-school mission to provide free eye exams and glasses to needy children in the Red Bluff community along with other community service programs. Dr. Haugen and his wife, Trisha, also participate in Great Shape/iCare, an international humanitarian program that provides free eye-care exams, glasses, surgeries and health screenings for the people of Jamaica.
Mark Korth
Mark Korth
Mark Korth Mark Korth serves as President of Dignity Health North State Service Area and Mercy Medical Center Redding, as well as Senior Vice President of Operations for Dignity Health. Mr. Korth is responsible for the overall leadership, management, and strategy of Mercy Medical Center Redding, Mercy Medical Center Mt. Shasta, St. Elizabeth Community Hospital, and two subsidiary corporations Shasta Nutrition Program and Golden Umbrella.
William E. McMahon
William E. McMahon
William E. McMahon William E. McMahon is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in California, and is a principal shareholder and President of Mc Mahon 2% Tobin CPAs, which has offices in Red Bluff and Redding, California. He has been a CPA for 25 years. He opened his own fm in 1981 and continued as the proprietor of his own operations until 2000 when he became incorporated with his partner. While in college at Santa Clara University, Mr. McMahon worked at Bank of America branches in San Jose. After graduating from Santa Clara in 1971 with a degree in Business Administration, he continued to work for Bank of America in Sacramento and Red Bluff. He left banking in 1974 to study for the CPA exam, and worked for accounting firms in both Red Bluff and Chico, California. He left the Chico firm in 1981 to open his own accounting business and has been in practice since then. He is a Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the California CPA Society.
Leslie L. Melburg
Leslie L. Melburg
Leslie L. Melburg Les Melburg is a founding partner of Nichols Melburg and Rossetto, Architects, one of the largest architectural and engineering firms in Northern California. Mr. Melburg has designed a number of significant public structures since 1981, including the Redding Civic Center, the Shasta County Administration Center, the Sequoia Performing Arts Center, and the Sacramento Temple for the LDS Church. Mr. Melburg has won numerous design awards, has been featured in a number of Architectural Magazines, and was a guest speaker at the prestigious Monterey Design Conference.
Lynne T. Moule
Lynne T. Moule
Lynne T. Moule Lynne T. Moule is the Director of the Cornerstone Community Bank. Ms. Moule is the business owner of Business Connections in Red Bluff, of which she formed in 1979. She is currently on the Board of Directors of Lassen National Park and is a State Certified Ombudsman with the Department of Aging in California Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program for Tehama County of which she serves as an advocate for the elderly. Ms. Moule is a past Director for Mid Valley Bank. Ms. Moule is very active in the Red Bluff community and has been actively involved in numerous community organizations.
Scott Putnam
Scott Putnam
Scott Putnam Scott Putnam is President and CEO of the award-winning Apex Technology Management, Inc., in Redding. With more than 20 years of experience, Putnam has been recognized as one of the north state’s 20 most influential community leaders under age 40, and received the Greater Redding Chamber of Commerce’s Virgil Covington Award in 2010. Putnam is chairman of the Mercy Redding Advisory Council and past chairman of the Greater Redding Chamber of Commerce board, in addition to serving on many other boards. He is widely recognized as an expert on business strategy, healthcare technology, information security, innovation and cloud computing.