Board of Directors

Mark SalehChairman

Mr. Saleh is President of William B. Saleh Company which is headquartered in Fresno and is a major painting contracting organization with projects throughout California and the Fresno market. Mr. Saleh is a member of Peoples Church where he has served as a Sunday school teacher.He is a Vice President of the local Painters and Decorating Contractores of America. Mr. Saleh graduated from California State University Fresno with a degree in Business Administration.

Steve Miller President & CEO

Mr. Miller joined Fresno First Bank in 2015 as President and CEO bringing over 20 years of commercial banking, retail banking, operations and sales/marketing experience to the Bank.

Born and raised in Orange County, California, Mr. Miller is a graduate of Columbia University in New York City where he earned his bachelor's degree.

Mr. Miller began his career with MBNA America in their management development program and held a variety of roles over his 12 year career and worked throughout the northeast region of the US. He then moved overseas to Taiwan and worked with GE Money in a joint venture they had with a local Taiwanese bank. Mr. Miller then spent several years with HSBC Indonesia running their Small Business portfolio for the country. He was then recruited to join Alliance Financial Group in Malaysia, which is a local community bank in Malaysia focused on the small business segment. Alliance Financial Group was awarded the Best Small Business Bank in Asia Pacific, Africa and the Middle East two times during Mr. Miller's tenure. He and his family relocated back to the USA in the summer of 2015.

Robert KuboDirector

Dr. Kubo is an orthodontist and established Kubo Orthodontic Group in Fresno 23 years ago. Dr. Kubo is a current member of the Board of Trustees of Children's Hospital Central California and is currently serving as Chairman of the Board. Dr. Kubo is an active member of the Fresno Buddhist Church. He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, the Fresno-Madera Dental Association, and Omicron Kappa Epsilon, a dental honor society. Dr. Kubo has a BA degree in Zoology from California State University Fresno, a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from University of California at Los Angeles and a Post Graduate Certificate in Orthodontics from University of California at San Francisco.

Jack HoltDirector

Mr. Holt is the President of Fresno-based Holt Lumber Company, Inc., a building materials supplier where he is in charge of sales, purchasing and inventory management. He is partner in Fiberfab, a wood products manufacturer in Fresno. Mr. Holt is a graduate of California Polytechnic University San Luis Obispo with a degree in Business Administration.

Lorrie LorenzDirector

Ms. Lorenz is an interior designer in Fresno and a principal of Lorenz & Associates commercial Interior Design. Ms. Lorenz has a Bachelors degree in Interior Design and is a certified Interior Designer in the state of California. She is a professional member of International Interior Designers Association, the American Society of Interior Designers, and the California Legislative Council on Interior Design. She has been on the Interior Design Advisory Board for California State University Fresno for the past 10 years and also very active in volunteer work for the Fresno Art Museum.

Jared MartinDirector

Martin is a Central Valley real estate broker and one of the owners of a real estate franchise, Keller Williams Westland Realty in Fresno, Calif. As a third-generation REALTOR®, he's worked with his family's business for the past 15 years. Since 2001 he has been involved in over 1,000 transactions.

In addition to serving his clients, Martin also is active with his local, state and national Associations of REALTORS®. He was President of the Fresno Association of REALTORS® in 2009, and its Treasurer in 2014 and 2015. He, currently, serves as the Treasurer of the California Association of REALTORS®. Also active with the National Association of REALTORS® (N.A.R.), Martin serves on it's Finance Committee.

Active in his local community, Martin is on the Board of Directors for the Foundation for Clovis Schools. Martin is an Alumni of California State University Fresno's, Sid Craig School of Business.

Joel SlonskiDirector

Mr. Slonski has practiced as a CPA in Fresno for the past 18 years with the firm of Slonski and Sailors where he is a Partner. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Slonski has a degree from California State University Fresno and a Master of Science degree in Income Taxation from Golden Gate University, San Francisco, and is a certified valuation analyst.

Al SmithDirector

Mr. Smith owns and operates a business consulting firm in Fresno that provides marketing expertise to small business. He is currently the President/CEO of the Greater Fresno Area Chamber of Commerce. He is the former Senior Vice President and Market Manager of Infinity Broadcasting of Fresno, a local radio broadcasting company. Mr. Smith is Advising Committee Chairman of the Sid Craig School of Business, Past President of the Fresno City and County Convention and Visitors Bureau, Past Chairman of the California Broadcasters Association and Past Director of the Rotary Club of Fresno. Mr. Smith also hosts and narrates a very popular radio program called "Legends and Legacies," which chronicles the history of Fresno and the Central Valley.

Daniel SuchyDirector

Dr. Suchy, now retired, was a private practice physician in Fresno specializing in Pulmonary Disease from 1978 to 2001. He is originally from Minnesota, where he graduated from the University of Minnesota with B.S. and B.A. degrees. He subsequently attended the University of Minnesota Medical School where he earned his medical degree. He did his internship, residency and fellowship at University Medical Center in Fresno, California. After completing training as a physician, and before entering private practice, he was a Flight Surgeon for the U.S. Coast Guard. He is a former director of Regency Bank, a locally headquartered bank in Fresno.

Sheila FrowsingDirector

Sheila Frowsing, age 32, Director, Mrs. Frowsing is the owner of a Farmers Insurance Agency in Fresno. She serves on the Farmers Insurance Agent Advisory council and holds both her insurance licenses along with her 6 and 63 security licenses. Mrs. Frowsing is a graduate of Fresno Pacific University where she earned her Bachelor's in Business Administration and is currently serving as a member of the Board of Trustees. With her husband, she is the co-owner of Frowsing Farms and an active member at The Well Community Church where they co-lead a small group.