John Vescovo has served the SCVi Governing Board as Treasurer since 2013. His 33 year professional career has included various positions in banking, public accounting, private bank consulting, and bank regulatory management. John has held the positions of Field Team Leader for the U.S. Treasury – OCC, Director of Internal Audit for a large California regional bank, Manager of Bank Consulting at one regional CPA firm and Senior Audit Manager for another, President/CEO of his own consulting business and West Coast Assistant Regional Office Director for a nationwide consulting firm. John has been employed since 2011 at Bank of Santa Clarita, a local community bank which primarily services the Santa Clarita Valley, where he was recently promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer.
John holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Business Administration and Accounting from California State University, Northridge. He is a Certified Internal Auditor through the Institute of Internal Auditors, and a former Commissioned National Bank Examiner with the U.S. Treasury Department. John has authored several articles for banking periodicals and newsletters and has conducted officer and director level training at various West Coast banking conferences and institutions.
John has attended hundreds of banking and accounting seminars, webinars, classes, online courses and workshops over the course of his career and has is active in Toastmasters, where he achieved the designations of Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM) and former District Lieutenant Governor. He remains an active member in the Southern California Compliance Officer Roundtable and in the local chapters of various banking, auditing and risk management associations.
John has been happily married for more than 20 years and has three children and three grandchildren. He lives with his family in Newhall.