Mr. Strand is an Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for BECU in Seattle, Washington. Scott has over 30 years of experience in the financial services industry, and prior to joining BECU in 2008, Scott held several regional and national leadership roles for WaMu and Bank of America. He received his B.A. in finance from Western Washington University and his Executive MBA from the Foster School of Business at the University of Washington. Scott is also a graduate of the Pacific Coast Banking School and the CUES CEO Institute. Scott serves as a Director for Landau Associates and the Economic Alliance of Snohomish County.