Our Board continues to strengthen our corporate governance practices to enhance long-term shareholder value.

Chairman

Steven R. Gardner

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Pacific Premier Bancorp, Inc.

Lead Independent Director

Jeff C. Jones

Audit Committee Member
Compensation Committee Member
Governance Committee Member

M. Christian Mitchell

Audit Committee Chair
Enterprise Risk Committee Member
Governance Committee Member

Barbara S. Polsky

Compensation Committee Chair
Governance Committee Member

Zareh H. Sarrafian

Governance Committee Chair
Audit Committee Member

Jaynie M. Studenmund

Enterprise Risk Committee Chair
Compensation Committee Member

Ayad A. Fargo

Audit Committee Member
Enterprise Risk Committee Member

Joseph L. Garrett

Compensation Committee Member
Enterprise Risk Committee Member

Cora M. Tellez

Compensation Committee Member

Richard C. Thomas

Audit Committee Member
Governance Committee Member

1Effective as of February 5, 2021
The Nominating and Governance Committee is sometimes referred to as the Governance Committee.