John Biggs

John Biggs

President & Chief Executive Officer, Board of Directors

Mr. Biggs serves as President and Chief Executive Officer. He leads the Executive Committee and is a member of Luther Burbank’s board of directors. During his 30-plus year tenure with the Company, Mr. Biggs has held the positions of Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer, before assuming his current role in September 2007. Since, Mr. Biggs has spearheaded initiatives that have seen the Company’s total assets and equity double, expansion of the branch network in Northern and Southern California, establishment of headquarters infrastructure, and entry into the Washington and Oregon markets.

A Certified Public Accountant (inactive), Mr. Biggs previously served as Vice President of Finance and Controller for Columbus Marin Savings & Loan Association; and as a public accountant specializing in auditing broker/dealers for the firms of Arthur Andersen, San Francisco, and KPMG LLP, Los Angeles. Mr. Biggs graduated summa cum laude in Accounting from Woodbury University.