Steven Doss joined Union Bank’s regional bank as director, Small Business Administration (SBA) sales manager. He will be responsible for the processes, marketing, training and direct management of sales and supporting staff of the bank’s SBA program.

Doss will be based in the bank’s San Diego office and report to Kirsten “Didi” Hakes, managing director, head of SBA and Government Lending.

“At Union Bank, we believe that small businesses are the economic life blood of our communities,” said Hakes. “That’s why I am so excited to welcome Steven Doss to our SBA team. His proven leadership skills and successful track record in managing SBA lending, will help us continue growing our SBA program to serve even more small businesses in our communities.”

Doss served as senior vice president, regional SBA sales manager for Wells Fargo Bank for 13 years. Prior to that, he was a commercial loan officer for CDC Small Business Finance in San Diego. He began his career as a business banking officer at Wells Fargo.

“Union Bank has a strong commitment to helping small businesses grow and prosper,” said Doss. “I look forward to working with Didi and the excellent SBA team to continue serving our customers and growing our SBA presence in all our markets.”