Umpqua Bank – Together For Better

Lynell Bevels | 510.295.8052 • [email protected]

Our Focus

Umpqua believes that we can build economic vitality together. We do that by putting our priority on people and the communities they live in. That’s true if Umpqua is your personal bank, business bank, or private bank.  Umpqua Bank will lend or invest $8.1 billion to underserved borrowers and communities over a five-year period starting January 1, 2023.

We are the largest bank headquartered in the Northwest and a leading western U.S. financial institution, with over $50 billion in assets and more than 300 locations in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah and Colorado. In addition to retail banking, Umpqua also offers comprehensive business banking and commercial finance services.

We are a bank but think of us as your financial partner. Because Umpqua knows that the best way forward is together. Together for people. Together for business. Together for better.  

Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender. SBA Preferred Lender. NMLS #401867

Community Lending Team

  • Expands relationships with nonprofit housing organizations
  • Engages local elected officials and state agencies to identify affordable housing needs within their communities
  • Builds and expand our partnerships with diverse real estate associations
  • Identifies and recruits diverse lending officers and branch managers

Community Lending Manager

Lynell Bevels | Lynell is a seasoned mortgage professional with over 30 years of experience helping individuals and families realize the dream of homeownership.   In her current role as AVP, Community Lending Manager for the California, Nevada and Arizona regions, Lynell partners with team members and community partners to ensure that lending parity is accessible to all communities across Umpqua’s banking platform.  This includes expanding access to homeownership, community development, philanthropic giving and small business formation and growth. Learn more>>

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Forging relationships with community members, leaders, groups and businesses is a vital aspect of Lynell’s responsibility in gaining awareness throughout California, Nevada and Arizona. Together for people. Together for business. Together for better.  

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