Banner Corporation appoints Merline Saintil to board
Ms. Saintil was also appointed to the Board of Directors of Banner Bank.
Ms. Saintil serves as Head of Operations for the Product & Technology group at Intuit in Mountain View, California, where her core responsibilities include driving global strategic growth priorities, leading merger and acquisition integration and divestitures, and overseeing the vendor management office.
Before joining Intuit, Ms. Saintil served as Yahoo’s Head of Operations for Mobile & Emerging Products, where she rapidly scaled the engineering organization through acquisitions and organic growth.
Prior to joining Yahoo, Ms. Saintil increased her knowledge of technology and operations through a variety of roles at Sun Microsystems, Adobe, PayPal and Joyent.
Upon graduating valedictorian, Ms. Saintil received a B.S. from Florida A&M University, where she graduated summa cum laude.
She earned her M.S. from Carnegie Mellon University and has completed Stanford Directors’ College and Harvard Business School’s executive education programs. ■