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Valerie Van Winkle
Valerie Van Winkle
Vice President, Commercial Banker

Phone: (760) 391-6911
Cell: (760) 861-4066
[email protected] 

Ms. Van Winkle has over 25 years of experience in banking. Mrs. Van Winkle is responsible for introducing and delivering First Foundation’s business and personal financial services to high-net- worth clients throughout the greater desert area.

Ms. Van Winkle’s career includes over a decade of experience at Coachella Valley banks in senior management roles and client development activities. Her experience allows her to match each client’s needs to the breadth of services offered at First Foundation. Currently she serves on the Board of Directors at the Coachella Valley Regional Housing Trust and Habitat for Humanity. Previously, Ms. Van Winkle was President of the Palm Springs Chamber of Commerce.

Ms. Van Winkle earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Wright State University. 

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Deposit and loan products offered by First Foundation Bank, Member FDIC and Equal Housing Lender.

Investment and Advisory Services provided by First Foundation Advisors, an SEC-Registered Investment Advisor. Trust Services and Insurance Services are offered through First Foundation Bank. First Foundation Insurance Services license number #0H38553.

Investment, Insurance, and Advisory Products and Services:

  • ARE NOT FDIC INSURED
  • ARE NOT BANK GUARANTEED
  • MAY LOSE VALUE
  • ARE NOT A DEPOSIT
  • ARE NOT INSURED BY ANY FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AGENCY