Craig Tompkins

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Craig Tompkins, Executive Vice President, General Counsel

Mr. Tompkins has worked in various capacities for our Company and its predecessors in interest for more than the past 25 years. He has served as Vice Chairperson of our Company and as the President of two of its predecessors public companies, as a consultant and outside counsel, and since 2017 as Executive Vice President and General Counsel. Prior to his employment at our Company, Mr.Tompkins was a partner at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. Mr. Tompkins is a principal equity holder in and, between 2007 to 2017, served as the Executive Chairperson and, since 2017, as the Chairperson of Marshall & Stevens, Incorporated, a privately held valuation and consulting firm specializing in the valuation of real estate, business enterprises and alternative energy assets. From 1993 to 2006 (when the company went private), Mr. Tompkins served as a director and as the Chairperson of the Audit Committee of G&L Realty (an NYSE REIT specializing in medical properties), and from 1998 to2001 (when the Bank was sold) as a member of the Board of Directors, of the Compensation Committee,and of the Special Independent Committee of Fidelity Federal Bank, FSB. Mr. Tompkins is also the Chairperson and Chief Executive Officer of Kirtland Farms, Inc. (a Tompkins family owned agricultural operation in Southern Oregon). Mr. Tompkins holds a Bachelor of Arts ( MagnaCum Laude ) from Claremont McKenna College, and a Juris Doctorate ( Magna Cum Laude ) from the Harvard Law School, where he was onthe Board of Student Advisors and served as research assistance to Professor James Casner (then serving as the Reporter to the Restatement of Property 2nd). Following Law School, Mr. Tompkins served as law clerk to the Honorable Justice Dean Bryson on the Oregon Supreme Court,before joining Gibson, Dunn & Cruther .