Keith Bagwell

SVP / Regional Credit Officer at First Interstate Bank

Keith Bagwell has over 20 years of experience in the banking industry. Keith is currently serving as the SVP / Regional Credit Officer at First Interstate Bank since 2017. Prior to joining First Interstate Bank, Keith held various positions at Bank of the Cascades (now First Interstate Bank) from 2005 to 2017, including Sr. Vice President / Credit Administrator, VP / Assistant Credit Administrator, VP / Special Assets Manager, and Collections/Special Assets role. Before that, they worked as a Special Assets Officer at Community West Bank from 2000 to 2005, where they collected primarily on SBA Credits throughout the Western and Southeastern US, and obtained over 25 SBA Guarantees from the Small Business Administration.

Keith Bagwell earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business/Economics from UC Santa Barbara in 2000. In 2013-2015, they completed the Pacific Coast Banking School's Graduate-Level Management Education Program, focusing on Banking.


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  • SVP / Regional Credit Officer

    August, 2017 - present

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