Comerica Bank Taps Richins to Lead the Company’s Arizona Market

On May 1, Dallas-based Comerica Bank announced that Steve Richins has been named the company’s Arizona regional president. In addition to the new role, Richins will retain his current duties as senior vice president and group manager of commercial banking. He will oversee business and community development efforts across the retail, business and wealth management lines of business in Arizona.

Richins, a 17-year banking veteran, joined Comerica in 2014 as a middle market lender and has served as the group manager leading the commercial lending effort in Arizona since 2015. Over the past 12 years, he has managed several large corporate, middle market and business banking accounts.

A third-generation Arizonan, Richins received his bachelor’s degree in business management, with a minor in Spanish, from Arizona State University, and his MBA from Grand Canyon University. Actively involved in his community, he volunteers with A New Leaf, Paz de Cristo, Junior Achievement and the Boy Scouts of America.

Comerica Inc. is a financial services company aligned by three segments: the business bank, retail bank and wealth management. In addition to Texas, it operates in Arizona, California, Florida and Michigan, with select businesses operating in several other states, as well as in Canada and Mexico.

Published in Bankers Digest, May 14, 2018