Joseph W. Kiley III – Vice Chairman at Large
President & CEO, First Financial Northwest Bank

Profile

Joseph Kiley has served as president and chief executive officer of First Financial and First Financial Diversified since September 2013; a director of First Financial and First Financial Diversified since December 2012; and president, chief executive officer and director of First Financial Northwest Bank since September 2012.  He previously served as president, chief executive officer, and director of Frontier Bank, F.S.B., Palm Desert, California, and its holding company, Western Community Bancshares, Inc. 

Mr. Kiley has more 25 years of executive experience at banks, thrifts and their holding companies that includes, but not limited to, serving as president, chief executive officer, chief financial officer, and director.  Mr. Kiley is a member of the Renton Rotary Club, City of Renton Mayor’s Blue Ribbon Panel, and past Chair of the Board of Directors of the Renton Chamber of Commerce. He currently serves on the Board of the Washington Bankers Association (WBA), WBA Treasurer, WBA Government Relations Liaison, and American Bankers Association Government Relations Council – Administrative Committee.

Mr. Kiley holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration (Accounting) from the California State University, Chico, and is a former California certified public accountant.