Lisa Stevens, a 27-year company veteran, is an executive vice president and holds leadership positions across the country for Wells Fargo. Stevens is president for the Western Region, which includes the states of California, Oregon, Washington, Alaska and 17 states throughout the Midwest and Rocky Mountains.
Within the Western Region, Stevens has responsibility for nearly 2,700 branches, 7,150 ATMs and nearly 34,000 team members who serve consumers and small businesses.
A California native, Stevens began her career with Wells Fargo in 1989. Prior to assuming her current leadership role, she also headed Small Business Banking for six years, which provides a full range of services to 3 million business customers with annual revenues up to $5 million. Previously, she was president of California Regional Banking.
Long devoted to the communities she serves, Stevens is active in the nonprofit community. She serves on the boards of several nonprofit organizations, including the Executive Committee of the California Business Roundtable, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Arizona State University’s Global Institute of Sustainability, Los Angeles Philharmonic Association and the Board of Regents for Santa Clara University. She also served on the Board of the California Chamber of Commerce, San Francisco Opera, National Boys and Girls Club of America, The Center on Philanthropy and Public Policy and the board of The Partnership for Los Angeles Schools, California Business for Education Excellence and the Advisory Committee for The Shriver Report.
Stevens earned a bachelor’s degree in political science with a minor in economics, philosophy and communications from Santa Clara University.