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Board of Directors

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 Miller 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.

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