Cari Miller has been named manager of Zions Bank’s Lewiston branch, responsible for business development, customer service, community outreach and overall management of the branch and its staff. She has 22 years of leadership experience in banking, retail and the nonprofit sector. She also served four years as a logistics officer in the U.S. Army. She graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in economics from Dickinson College. She has served as a member of the Lewiston City Council since 2016 and volunteers with the Clearwater Economic Development Association, the Idaho Foodbank and the Lewiston School District.
Sui Lang L. Panoke has been named senior vice president of diversity, equity and inclusion for Zions Bank. In this role, she is responsible for directing a strategic vision and DEI strategy, and delivering a plan of action to promote diversity, equity and inclusion across the bank and the communities it serves.
With two decades of experience as a speaker, consultant and advocate for social, racial and economic equality, Panoke’s social impact work has focused on diversifying political leadership and democratizing the media landscape by amplifying the voices of women, people of color, and emerging young leaders. Panoke founded the global training organization Rethink International, where she coached leaders in politics, business, government, higher education, nonprofits, international non-governmental organizations, and the media on topics including global leadership, diversity, inclusion, unconscious bias, personal empowerment and strategic communication.
Panoke serves on the board of trustees of the Multicultural Media Correspondents Association, the advisory board of YWCA’s Real Women Run Utah, and is an ambassador for the Utah Women and Leadership Project. She received a master’s degree in public administration from American University and a bachelor’s in political science from the University of Utah.
Angela Brooks has joined Zions Bank as a commercial banking relationship manager at the Lewiston branch. In this role, she is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with business clients. She has more than 13 years of experience in the banking industry and earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Idaho. She serves on the board of directors for the YWCA of Lewiston-Clarkston and volunteers for various organizations in the Lewis-Clark Valley including Meals on Wheels, United Way and the Tri-State Memorial Hospital Foundation.
David Dickson has joined Zions Bank as a mortgage loan officer, responsible for business development and customer service for residential construction and mortgage lending in the bank’s Eastern Idaho Region. He has 16 years of experience in the technology, financial and insurance industries. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Weber State University and has been active in the community by serving as chapter president for Business Networking International and volunteering with his local chamber of commerce.