H. Kent Falk
H. Kent Falk is President and Chief Credit Officer of Partners Bank of California, where he is responsible for directing and managing the bank’s lending and business development activities. A native Orange County resident, Kent is a veteran banker with 40 years of experience in banking and commercial credit in the Orange County area. He has held executive management positions in credit management, business development and commercial lending throughout his career.
Kent earned a bachelor’s degree in managerial finance from California State University, Long Beach and is a graduate of both the RMA-Stonier Banking School and the National American Banking Association’s Compliance and Graduate Compliance School.
He has served on numerous boards in the past, including the Saddleback College Foundation, Newport Irvine Rotary, Pacific Chorale, South County Community Clinic (El Camino Health Center), Holy Trinity Catholic Church and Mission San Juan Capistrano Parish. Currently, Kent serves the poor by volunteering through Family Assistance Ministries. He also has coached PONY league and high school baseball, and most recently his grandson’s Ladera Ranch Little League team. Kent lives in San Juan Capistrano with his wife of 39 years, Linda. They have four grown children and nine grandchildren.