Senior Vice President
Katherine Young is senior vice president of homeowner association (HOA) banking for Alliance Association Bank.
Her banking career spans more than 30 years specializing in the industry-specific needs of homeowner associations and management companies.
Ms. Young is committed to working with her team so that clients receive exceptional customer service combined with access to the innovative products that provide solutions to the industry.
Before joining Alliance Association Bank, Ms. Young managed the Association Bank Services division at First Bank, where she was part of a team that pioneered one of the first association banking programs in the country while also managing customer service, lockbox remittance processing, marketing, and sales. After Union Bank acquired First Bank’s HOA division, Young became director and Western regional sales manager for Union Bank’s HOA division.
Ms. Young is active in many professional organizations, including the Community Associations Institute (CAI), the California Association of Community Managers (CACM), and the Educational Community for Homeowners (ECHO). She has served as a board member of the BayCen Chapter of CAI and previously served for many years as chairperson of the chapter’s golf committee.
Ms. Young received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Davis, and resides with her family in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Alliance Association Bank, a division of Western Alliance Bank, provides financing solutions to the growing community management and homeowner association industries with an unmatched level of expertise and responsiveness. Catering to the needs of the homeowner association industry, the organization offers a wide range of innovative products and services designed to create efficiencies, reduce costs and increase revenue. Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, is the primary subsidiary of Phoenix-based Western Alliance Bancorporation, one of the country’s top-performing banking companies. Western Alliance has ranked in the top 10 on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list for five consecutive years, 2016-2020, and was named #1 best-performing of the 50 largest public U.S. banks for 2019 by S&P Global Market Intelligence. A national presence with a regional footprint, Western Alliance Bank operates individually branded, full-service banking divisions and has offices in key markets nationwide.