Leadership


Tom Moran 
President and CEO

Tom Moran is the President and CEO for Community Bank. Tom earned his Bachelors degree and an MBA from Gonzaga University. Tom began his banking career at First Bank, headquartered in Ketchikan, Alaska and joined the Community Bank team in 2001. Tom managed Community Bank branches in Pendleton and Hermiston, and later served as Controller. He was promoted to President and CEO in 2006. Tom has served as Chairman of the Oregon Bankers Association Board and currently serves on the board of Walla Walla Community Hospice.


Jim Fortner

Executive Vice President / Chief Financial Officer

Jim Fortner is the Chief Financial Officer for Community Bank. Jim is a native of Baker City, Oregon. He holds a Bachelor's degree from Oregon State, an MBA from Portland State and is an Oregon licensed CPA. His banking career spans over 30 years and includes positions in branch management, auditing, commercial lending, credit administration, accounting and finance. Jim serves on the board of Valley Residential Services and is a Junior Achievement classroom consultant.



Kirk Amick

Executive Vice President / Chief Credit Officer

Kirk Amick is the Chief Credit Officer for Community Bank. Kirk was born and raised on a ranch in rural Eastern Oregon in the town of Harper and he attended high school in Vale, Oregon. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Finance from Berea College, an MBA from Ohio University and has a graduate banking degree from Pacific Coast Banking School. Kirk joined the Community Bank team in 2016 and has over 15+ years of commercial lending experience. His banking experience spans a wide range of roles including Teller, Branch Manager, Loan Officer, Credit Administration and Chief Credit Officer. 


Bruce Morehead

Executive Vice President / Chief Operating Officer

Bruce Morehead is Chief Operating Officer for Community Bank. Prior to joining Community Bank, Bruce held a variety of senior operations management positions inside and outside the financial services industry.  He worked at Washington Mutual for 17 years as a branch manager, regional manager and SVP responsible for enterprise customer care. Most recently Bruce was the Chief Innovation Officer at Columbia Bank in Tacoma.  Bruce is a native of Eugene, Oregon. He earned a BA in Economics from UCLA and serves on the board of the South Puget Sound American Red Cross