Dave Blankenhorn

Dave Blankenhorn

David was a banker for over 47 years. Starting in 1980 he was the CEO of nine community banks in Orange County most recently at American Security Bank in Newport Beach where he still serves as a Director. As a CEO he was the overseer of all the management functions including administration, finance, marketing, lending and planning. He worked closely with the shareholders, customers, employees and bank regulators. As a CEO he served as a Director and was a member of all major committees.

During his career David was an active board member of a number of non profit organizations including Second Harvest Food Bank of O.C., Boy Scouts of America, Orange County Council, South Coast Repertory, Stanford Water Polo Foundation, The Pacific Club and the Community Bankers of California.

Areas of Experience

  • Management
  • Finance and Financial Strategies
  • Strategic Planning
  • Budgets
  • Turn around Management
  • Setting goals
  • Motivation


David has lived in O.C. for the past forty years. He has been married for 48 years, has two adult children and six grandkids.