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Andy Harmening Andy Harmening Senior Executive Vice President Regional Banking Group

Andy Harmening is Senior Executive Vice President and Regional Banking Group Head. He is also a member of the Bank's Executive Management Committee.

Harmening has 15 years of experience in retail and commercial banking. He joined Bank of the West in 2005 as Senior Vice President, Business Banking Regional Manager serving Kansas and Missouri. In 2006, Harmening was promoted to Executive Vice President and relocated to San Francisco to head the Northern California regional banking division.

His prior experience includes nine years with U.S. Bank, where he served in various positions including Regional Manager of Small Business serving Colorado, Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska and Utah; Business Lending Sales Manager; Manager of Small Business Product Management and as a middle market commercial lending officer. Harmening also spent three years with Fifth Third Bank in Cincinnati.

The Regional Banking Group encompasses the bank’s entire network of retail banking locations in 19 Western and Midwestern states. It includes all consumer and business banking offices.

Active in civic affairs, Harmening has been affiliated with numerous organizations, including the March of Dimes and the San Francisco AIDS Foundation.

Harmening received his MBA from the University of Cincinnati and BA from DePauw University. He is also a graduate of the Consumer Bankers Association's Graduate School of Bank Management.