Episode 11 – A Conversation with Steve Andrews


In this episode, we chat with Steve Andrews, President & CEO of the Western Bankers Association (WBA). Steve shares his background and what prepared him for the job. We discuss some of the challenges that bankers are facing today. Then, we dive into the Payment Protection Program and how this new round is going. Steve also provides his take on the role of the WBA, the association landscape, and some of his priorities for 2021.

With more than 200 years of combined experience serving banks, the WBA is one of the largest banking trade associations and regional educational organizations in the United States. 

With a mission to educate and connect bankers to help them achieve the highest standards of personal and organizational excellence, the WBA offers dynamic conferences, training seminars, more than 250 webinars and enhanced education for member banks. 

CBA, the California state and federal advocacy division, is the advocate of the California banking industry for needed legislative, regulatory and legal changes.

WBA also provides its members with preferred pricing for products and services that can both improve operations and save money through its Strategic Partner program.

For more information, please visit westernbankers.com.