WHATCOM — Peoples Bank has appointed Liz Deering to be manager of its Everson branch. She fills a position opened up when Mary Compton was assigned to head Peoples Bank’s Lynden Financial Center in Feburary.

Liz was born and raised in Whatcom County and has worked in banking for 15 years. She values her role as a trusted advisor for her customers.

She is active in the community including in leadership roles at the Everson-Nooksack Chamber of Commerce, Sumas Chamber of Commerce, Lynden Rodeo and as a member of the Nooksack Valley Riders. In her spare time Liz enjoys working on her small hobby farm which is home to many animals including three horses.