Joseph Colmery, age 57, since late 2004, has been a principal of JCSD Capital, LLC and the principal portfolio manager of JCSD Partners, an investment partnership that invests in and trades equity-related securities. Since 1998, Mr. Colmery has also served as an independent consultant to financial institutions. Prior to 1998, Mr. Colmery was the President and CEO of US Bank of California. He assumed this position in1996 when California Bancshares Inc. was acquired by US Bancorp (Portland) and retired in December 1997 when US Bancorp was acquired. In the 9 years prior to that acquisition, Mr Colmery served as President and CEO of California Bancshares Inc. From 1984 to 1986, Mr. Colmery was President and CEO of Diablo Bank, which was acquired by Security Pacific National Bank.
Mr. Colmery serves as a member of the Board of Directors of San Ramon Regional Medical Center.
Mr. Colmery received his undergraduate degree from the University of Santa Clara.