Peter Cutbill

Company Name: 
Peoples Bank
Banking & Financial Services
New Title or Honor: 
Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer

Peoples Bank, a locally owned and operated, independent full-service community bank with over $1.6 billion in assets, is pleased to welcome Peter Cutbill as Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer. Peter joins Peoples Bank with over 30 years of banking experience, most recently as Senior Vice President and Chief Lending Officer at Skagit Bank. “We are excited to welcome Peter to Peoples Bank. His longtime presence in the community and extensive knowledge and experience in commercial lending, credit administration and special credits make him highly qualified for this position and a tremendous asset to our executive team,” said Charles LeCocq, Peoples Bank Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer.Peter is deeply involved in the community having served as co-chair of the Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber of Commerce, president of Junior Achievement of Whatcom, Skagit and Island counties, and president of the Downtown Bellingham Partnership. Peter was an adjunct faculty member of Whatcom Community College and holds a bachelor's degree in economics from the University of Toronto, and Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Buffalo. He is a respected member of the Western Washington Banking Community.About Peoples Bank Peoples Bank is a locally owned and operated, independent full-service community bank with over $1.6 billion in assets. Headquartered in Bellingham, Washington, the Bank was founded in 1921 and operates 24 branches located throughout Washington. In its most recent rating, Bauer Financial, a leading independent bank rating firm, awarded Peoples Bank its highest five-star superior rating. This rating recognizes Peoples Bank’s strong financial management practices, dedicated employees and long-standing customer relationships. Learn more about Peoples Bank at