Senior Vice President, Business Development Officer
Gwendolyn Helms joined Five Star Bank in 2021 as SVP, Business Development Officer. Gwendolyn has over 25 years of commercial banking experience. Most recently, Gwendolyn was a SVP, Relationship Manager with American River Bank. She specializes in permanent financing, rehab and ground-up construction loans for a variety of commercial real estate asset classes and subdivisions. Gwendolyn also has extensive experience in business banking loans and products and serves the geographical area of California and beyond. She is a member of the Association of Commercial Real Estate (ACRE). Gwendolyn holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Real Estate & Land Use Affairs from California State University, Sacramento.