Women in Finance 2020


Pamela C. Isaacson


  Executive Vice President - Bank of Southern California

Pamela C. Isaacson is Bank of Southern California’s Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, and a member of the company’s executive management team. In this role, she is responsible for the leadership and daily oversight of multiple departments, including Branch Banking, Compliance and Risk Management, Bank Secrecy Act, Treasury Services, Information Technology, Audit, and Facilities.

Pamela joined Bank of Southern California in 2008 and was instrumental in growing the Bank from $84 million to over $1.5 billion in assets. As a critical member of the executive team, she has successfully led the company through seven acquisitions over a period of ten years, increasing the Bank’s footprint from three branches in San Diego County to fifteen branches covering five Southern California counties.

With a commitment to supporting the banking needs of Southern California’s communities, Pamela has spent her entire 35-year career representing in-market commercial banks. She began her career with San Diego Trust & Savings Bank where she served as a vital member of the management teams charged with leading the company through multiple mergers and branch acquisitions. Having held various leadership positions covering Branch Management, Treasury Services, and more, it was her expertise in Treasury Management that ultimately led to the redesign of Bank of Southern California’s product and service offerings to attract small to midsized businesses to the bank. Pamela holds a bachelor’s degree in Business from the University of Phoenix.

Pamela C. Isaacson can be reached at www.banksocal.com