Michael Olague

Executive Vice President & Chief Banking Officer

Bank of the Sierra

Michael Olague has been in the financial sector for over 40 years. Olague has worked for both national and local community banks, including Bank of America, Rabobank, and for the past 10 years with Bank of the Sierra, where he is currently EVP and Chief Banking Officer.

Olague summarizes his 30+ years of industry experience with a single axiom: It all goes back to people. When an individual’s skillset is reinforced and increased, the likelihood of success of the whole team goes up. To this end, he has made sustained and functional training of his team the hallmark of any strategy.