Sheri Paulo 

Sheri Paulo

Executive Vice President, Chief HR Officer

Sheri Paulo serves as Executive Vice President and Chief HR Officer for Bank of the West. She is a member of the Bank’s Executive Management Committee. Sheri is responsible for Human Resources across the Bank, overseeing HR business partners, talent management, employee relations, training, recruiting, compensation and operations.

Sheri has more than 30 years of HR experience in financial services. Previously she was Managing Director and Senior HR Advisor for Citigroup’s Global Retail Banking and International Mortgage Division. She also held senior HR roles for U.S. retail, commercial, mortgage, and consumer business lines at Citi, as well as positions in employee relations, employment policy, business development, training, and HR administration.

Previously, she held HR roles at Wells Fargo and Interactive Transaction Services.

She holds a master's degree in organizational management from the University of Phoenix, and a bachelor's degree.