Timberland Bank has added James A. Davis to its board of directors, filling the vacancy created by the retirement of James C. Mason.

Davis brings significant experience in the technology sector to the company, having served in various capacities with, among others, Sungard Data Systems, Hewlett-Packard, Apple, Sun Microsystems, Digital Equipment Corporation and Burroughs Corporation. For the past 11 years, up until its acquisition by Sterling Talentwise in mid-2016, he was the CEO of Verified Persons, a background verification company.

“We are pleased to add someone of Jim’s stature and experience to Timberland’s Board,” said Michael Sand, president and CEO of Timberland Bancorp. “Jim has significant experience in the technology sector, which is one of the most relevant sectors currently impacting the banking sector … We look forward to Jim’s active participation as a board member of both the Company (Timberland Bancorp, Inc.) and the Bank.”