Georges C. St. Laurent, Jr.

Mr. St. Laurent is president and chief executive officer of St. Laurent Properties and retired chairman and chief executive officer of Western Bank. He was elected director of Sun Banks, Inc., in 1983. During a long career in manufacturing, he headed G.M. Chemical and Container Corporation, which manufactures Sterno Canned Heat. He was the chief executive officer of Evans Forest Products, one of the world’s leading producers of engineered wood products. Mr. St. Laurent was a trustee of the Albert B. Sabin Vaccine Institute and Rockefeller University. He is a retired director of Applera, Applied Biosystems, Celera and Baxter International, Inc. Mr. St. Laurent is a graduate of Yale University and received his master’s degree in business from Harvard University. He and his wife, Eleanor, reside in Vancouver, Washington, and have two sons, William and Georges III.