Company Profile

Company Profile

About First Republic

Founded in 1985, First Republic and its subsidiaries offer private banking, private business banking and private wealth management, including investment, trust and brokerage services. First Republic specializes in delivering exceptional, relationship-based service, with a solid commitment to responsiveness and action. Services are offered through preferred banking or wealth management offices primarily in San Francisco, Palo Alto, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Newport Beach, San Diego, Portland, Palm Beach, Boston, Greenwich, and New York City. First Republic offers a complete line of banking products for individuals and businesses, including deposit services, as well as residential, commercial and personal loans.

Image of the exterior of a First Republic Bank Preferred Banking Office with American flag.

Our Heritage and Values

  • James H. Herbert, II Chairman, Chief Executive Officer (Founding), and Board Member.

    Our Heritage

    Over the years, First Republic’s focus on exceptional, relationship-based service and consistent leadership has led to continuous growth and profitability.

  • Corporate Values

    Our business model at First Republic is distinctly different from most other companies. While we certainly want to grow, and make a profit, we also realize that the best way to do that is through hard work and exceptional client service. Because of this operating philosophy, we are driven by a core set of values that define what we must do every day to best serve our clients.

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Learn more about the members of First Republic Bank's board of Directors.

James H. Herbert, II
James H. Herbert, II

Chairman
Chief Executive Officer (Founding) and Board Member

Katherine August-deWilde
Katherine August-deWilde

Vice Chair and Board Member

L. Martin  Gibbs
L. Martin Gibbs

Board Member

Boris Groysberg
Boris Groysberg

Board Member

Pamela J.  Joyner
Pamela J. Joyner

Board Member

Reynold Levy
Reynold Levy

Board Member / Lead Outside Director

Duncan L. Niederauer
Duncan L. Niederauer

Board Member

George G. C.  Parker
George G. C. Parker

Board Member

Cheryl  Spielman
Cheryl Spielman

Board Member

Roger O.  Walther
Roger O. Walther

Chairman Emeritus

MANAGEMENT TEAM

Learn more about the members of First Republic Bank's management team.

James H. Herbert, II
James H. Herbert, II

Chairman
Chief Executive Officer (Founding) and Board Member

Hafize Gaye Erkan
Hafize Gaye Erkan

President

Michael D. Selfridge
Michael D. Selfridge

Senior Executive Vice President
Chief Banking Officer

Jason C. Bender
Jason C. Bender

Executive Vice President
Chief Operating Officer

Stephanie Bontemps
Stephanie Bontemps

Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer

Edward J. Dobranski
Edward J. Dobranski

Executive Vice President
Secretary and General Counsel

Justin Gibson
Justin Gibson

Executive Vice President, Chief Audit Executive

Michael J. Harrington
Michael J. Harrington

Chairman
First Republic Trust Company

Kelly Johnston
Kelly Johnston

President
First Republic Trust Company

David B. Lichtman
David B. Lichtman

Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer

Mollie M. Richardson
Mollie M. Richardson

Executive Vice President
Chief Administrative Officer and Chief People Officer

Michael J. Roffler
Michael J. Roffler

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Dale A. Smith
Dale A. Smith

Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Dianne  Snedaker
Dianne Snedaker

Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

David C. Tateosian
David C. Tateosian

President
First Republic Securities Company

Robert L. Thornton
Robert L. Thornton

Executive Vice President and President, Private Wealth Management

Bill Ward
Bill Ward

Executive Vice President
Chief BSA/AML and Security Officer