John Meislahn, Board President

Pisenti & Brinker LLP

John Meislahn, Pisenti & Brinker LLP

John Meislahn has over 25 years’ experience in banking and commercial lending and currently works at Pisenti & Brinker LLP as the Director of Business Development. In John’s role he manages bringing new business into the firm, marketing, and community involvement. John was formerly with Exchange Bank for 20 years as Vice President and Manager of Business Development. A graduate from UCLA with a BA in Sociology and Minor in Business, John also holds a Masters Certificate from Pacific Coast Banking School at the University of Washington. John is very active in Sonoma County as he holds board member positions with the Sonoma County Alliance and Wild Oak Saddle Club. John is also Past Board Chair at Social Advocates for Youth and now sits on their Advisory Board. He is on the Sonoma County Library-OPEB committee, is an Adjunct Lecturer at Sonoma State University-Sales and Marketing, was the 2014 Sonoma County Non-Profit Leader of the Year and the Past President RP 20/30 Club. John lives in Santa Rosa with his wife and two teenage children. When he is not working, he enjoys traveling, reading and drinking fine Sonoma County Wines.