Stephen A. Enna is a graduate of Oregon State University and the Stanford Graduate School of Business Senior Executive Program. He also served in the United States Navy as a line officer.
Mr. Enna began his career with the Bank of California as a Human Resources Officer, promoting to Vice President and Manager of Personnel Services Department. After joining Wells Fargo, he served in progressively senior human resource positions, including a Wells Fargo’s Director of Human Resources for 10 years before being appointed Executive Vice President.
Mr. Enna expanded his human resources experience when he joined Fritz Companies as the Chief Administrative Officer with responsibility for the majority of staff functions. Fritz Companies (acquired by UPS in 2001) was a global logistics company with offices in 97 countries around the world.
In 1995, Mr. Enna formed John Parry & Alexander to provide Human Resource and Administrative Services consulting to small and medium sized companies. Over the next 13 years JPA worked with a wide variety of for profit and not for profit companies and developed a significant business with community banks JPA worked with more than 100 of them. Following the successful sale of that business, he established EW and continues as the Senior Consultant for EW Business Partners.
Mr. Enna has been a speaker for Western Independent Bankers at their Bank Presidents and CFO conferences. He has presented to the California Banker Association, Oregon Bankers Association/Independent Community Banks of Oregon, Washington Bankers Association, Utah Bankers Association, Idaho Community Bankers, Arizona Bankers Association/American Association of Bank Directors, South Dakota/North Dakota Bankers Associations, Minnesota Bankers Association and Community Bankers of California. He has taught at the Practicing Law Institute and the American Bankers’ Association’s Graduate School of Human Resources and the Oregon Bank Directors College. He is a past member of the American Bankers’ Association’s Human Resources Executive Committee, past Chairman of the Board of Federated Employers of the Bay Area, and past Chairman of the Bay Area Business Group on Health. He also served on the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan YMCA in San Francisco for 12 years and he is the past Chairman of the Advisory Council to the Dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Oregon State University.