Walt Postlewait

Walt Postlewait joined Craft3 in 2010 and is a Craft3 Executive Vice President focused on deploying capital into the more complex transactions, often utilizing New Markets Tax Credits or federal loan guarantee program. He brings a multi-dimensional background to commercial lending as he has experience in traditional commercial lending and non-bank lending.

Prior to joining Craft3, Walt was Vice President and Commercial Lending Officer for Bank of Astoria, Commercial Lending Officer for MBank and branch operations with Bank of America.

Walt received his Bachelor of Science in Political Science from the University of Oregon and is a graduate of the Northwest Intermediate Banking School.

He has been active in the community with participation on several boards and committees including the City of Astoria’s Advance Astoria mayoral appointed committee, Columbia Memorial Hospital Foundation, Clatsop Community College, St. Mary Star of the Sea School, Liberty Theater and the Savior’s House. Walt is also the President and founding member of the North Coast United Soccer Club providing competitive youth soccer to Clatsop and Pacific County youth.