Emily McPhetridge. Courtesy of First Financial Bank.

First Financial Bank opened a new Issaquah branch at the beginning of March. A grand opening event is slated for June 9, according to a recent press release.

The new branch offers customized banking solutions and investment services for residents and businesses, according to the release. It is also the newest of the 15 branches to be managed by Emily McPhetridge.

“First Financial Northwest Bank is a community-oriented bank offering unique and innovative solutions that give clients the ability to bank with confidence,” McPhetridge said in the release. “I have worked in Issaquah for the last five years and am happy to have joined an organization with such a strong community and customer focus. The Issaquah FFNWB team has a collective 30 years of experience in the financial industry, and we look forward to creating positive banking experiences.”

The event will adhere to pandemic guidelines; to inquire about attendance or RSVP, email marketing@ffnwb.