James H. Herbert, II
Mr. Herbert founded First Republic Bank in 1985, serving as its CEO and then Co-CEO before being appointed Executive Chairman in 2022. Previously, he was the founding Chief Executive Officer, President and a director of San Francisco Bancorp from 1980 to 1985. He served as the Federal Reserve’s Twelfth District member of the Federal Advisory Council from 2018 to 2020 and was also a member of the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Advisory Board. Mr. Herbert holds board/trustee positions with the San Francisco Ballet Association (formerly Chair); Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (Executive Committee), New York; The BASIC Fund; and Forge Global. He is also Founder and Board Chair of Chelsea Factory, a New York arts and cultural center. Mr. Herbert served as a trustee of Babson College from 2015 to 2021. B.S., 1966, Babson College; M.B.A., 1969, New York University; over 20-year participant, Chief Executives Organization’s Harvard Presidents’ Seminar.