Lynn Kudo has been promoted to operations manager, and Jaime Valdez to operations supervisor, at the American Savings Bank branch inside the Foodland store at Waipouli Town Center.
Kudo has 30 years of banking experience, and previously served as operations supervisor at the American Savings Bank Lihu’e branch.
As operations manager at Waipouli, she is responsible for overseeing daily operations, and for developing additional business from nearby commercial entities. She is also board treasurer for the Lihue Baseball League.
Valdez joins American Savings after being a personal banker and loan officer at Central Pacific Bank. In his new position, he is responsible for providing leadership, training and staff development, as well as supporting branch sales and service objectives.
American Savings Bank is the state’s third-largest financial institution, with $6.2 billion in assets. It has 71 branches and 164 ATMs on five islands in Hawai’i, including Kaua’i branches from Waimea to Kapa’a. For more information, please see www.ASBHawaii.com.