Nicholas Arenson was named assistant branch manager at Washington Federal’s Bakerview office in Bellingham.
Arenson, promoted from his position as loan coordinator, has more than five years of banking experience. He graduated from Western Washington University with a bachelor’s degree in philosophy.
The bank also named Eric Waidman as the special assets officer at the Cornwall office in Bellingham. Waidman, who graduated from the University of Washington, joined Washington Federal in 2010 and has 33 years of banking experience.
Washington Federal provides banking and loans at 160 offices across the West and in Texas.