Mechanics Bank

Mechanics Bank LogoLane Elliot PhotoOn October 1, 2016, Mechanics Bank announced the completion of their strategic merger with California Republic Bank. Mechanics’ 110+ year history of reputability plus California Republic’s accelerated success since inception in 2007 has produced California’s preeminent community bank. Mechanics Bank provides personal banking, business banking, trust and estate services, brokerage and wealth management services through thirty-three offices across Northern California.

Lane Elliott
Executive Vice President—Commercial Banking, Treasury Services
Phone: 858-882-5876
Email: lelliott@crbnk.com


Photo of Sean PuckettSean Puckett brings more than 15 years of banking experience to Mechanics Bank. Sean has been recognized by the San Diego Daily Transcript as a “Top 21 Young Influential”, as one of SD Metro’s “40 under 40”, and served as past President of the Strategic Trusted Advisors Roundtable and the Laurels for Leaders Foundation. He currently serves on the board of the San Diego Kiwanis Foundation. Sean is a graduate of the University of San Diego and resides in Point Loma with his wife Catherine and their two boys.
Sean Puckett

Senior Vice President Commercial Banking, Treasury Services
Phone: 858-882-5859
Email: Sean_Puckett@MechanicsBank.com


  • Sean Puckett, Sr VP of Mechanics Bank Returns

    January 26, 2017

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    Photo of Sean PuckettRichard and Joe welcomed Sean Puckett Senior VP with Mechanics Bank to discuss what is going on with community banks, the local San Diego economic outlook, a banker’s “wish list” for legislative reform, and what to expect with banking legislative reform post-election. They also discussed the acquisition of California Republic Bank by Mechanics Bank.

    Mechanics Bank LogoOn October 1, 2016, Mechanics Bank announced the completion of their strategic merger with California Republic Bank. Mechanics’ 110+ year history of reputability plus California Republic’s accelerated success since inception in 2007 has produced California’s preeminent community bank. Mechanics Bank provides personal banking, business banking, trust and estate services, brokerage and wealth management services through thirty-three offices across Northern California.

    Boys to Men LogoThey also discuss Sean’s philanthropic efforts with Boys To Men a mentoring program serving middle school boys age 11-14, and high school boys age 15-17 identified by school administration to be at-risk of educational failure, dropping out of school, juvenile delinquency or gang-related offenses.

    Sean Puckett brings more than 15 years of banking experience to Mechanics Bank. Sean has been recognized by the San Diego Daily Transcript as a “Top 21 Young Influential”, as one of SD Metro’s “40 under 40”, and served as past President of the Strategic Trusted Advisors Roundtable and the Laurels for Leaders Foundation. Sean is a graduate of the University of San Diego and resides in Point Loma with his wife Catherine and their two boys.

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    • Heidi Hanna, Expert on Stress Management and Brain Improvement and Sean Puckett of California Republic Bank

      March 25, 2016
      Richard and Joe welcomed show sponsor Sean Puckett Senior VP of California Republic Bank, a private commercial bank specializing in service to high net worth individuals, businesses and family offices. Sean discussed asset security, cybersecurity and the extraordinary measures CRB goes to protect their client’s assets from cyber attack. Sean also, introduced Heidi Hanna an ... Continue Reading
    • California Republic Bank Continues Strong Growth Rate

      October 2, 2015
      Richard and Joe welcomed back Lane Elliott, the Senior Vice President of sponsor, California Republic Bank. SNL Financial named it the nation’s 3rd best performing community bank in 2012. Their philosophy is to earn the business of one good client at a time. They have grown from zero to $1 billion plus in total assets ... Continue Reading
    • New Sponsor: California Republic Bank

      January 23, 2015
      The show welcomed Lane Elliott who is the Senior Vice President of our newest sponsor, California Republic Bank, the nation’s 3rd best performing community bank in 2012. Mr. Elliot received his B.A. in Accounting and Finance from California State University Los Angeles, and has since gone on to obtain his California Real Estate License as ... Continue Reading