“Kelly has a wealth of banking and management experience, and we welcome her to the Business Banking group’s senior leadership team,” says Hollander. “Kelly’s extensive experience in operations and credit is critical to this position, and her new role underscores our commitment to scale the Business Banking segment to support the company’s vision of being a top ten banking institution.”
Huddleston’s banking career began at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) in Orange County. After four years with the FDIC, she spent the majority of her career as a senior vice president and chief credit officer in the small business finance division of Lehman Brothers Bank. During her tenure, she expanded credit operations nationwide to provide financing to more than 7,000 businesses for more than $5 billion in loan originations. Most recently, Huddleston was a senior vice president and chief credit officer at ReadyCap Commercial, managing the design, development and implementation of the company’s credit risk, credit approval and credit operations activities.
Active in her community, Huddleston supports American Heritage Girls, a non-profit organization dedicated to building women of integrity. Huddleston earned her bachelor’s degree in English at the University of California, Irvine.
Union Bank Business Banking serves businesses with up to $15 million in annual revenues and offers a variety of products and services for business owners, including deposit solutions, loans, lines of credit, specialized credit programs and online business products.
About UnionBanCal Corporation & Union Bank, N.A.
Headquartered in San Francisco, UnionBanCal Corporation is a financial holding company with assets of $107.2 billion at March 31, 2014. Its primary subsidiary, Union Bank, N.A., provides an array of financial services to individuals, small businesses, middle-market companies, and major corporations. The bank operated 420 branches in California, Washington, Oregon, Texas, Illinois, New York and Georgia, as well as two international offices, on March 31, 2014. UnionBanCal Corporation is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd., which is a subsidiary of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. Union Bank is a proud member of the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG, NYSE:MTU), one of the world’s largest financial organizations. In July 2013, American Banker Magazine and the Reputation Institute ranked Union Bank #1 for reputation among its customers. Visit www.unionbank.com for more information.