SVP, Director of Government Relations
Western Bankers Association
Kevin Gould joined the California Bankers Association (CBA) in 2004, bringing with him more than seven years of legislative experience. In his role as senior vice president and director of state government relations, he oversees the management and operation of CBA’s state and federal government relations department and also serves as one of CBA’s three registered lobbyists. Gould’s advocacy responsibilities and issues focus mainly in the areas of bank operations, commercial lending, residential property lending, and wealth and asset management issues. Gould oversees CBA’s State Government Relations Committee and internal policy committees, who provide expertise and directives that guide the priorities of the association’s state government advocacy program. Gould is a member of the 2009 graduating class of the Pacific Coast Banking School.
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