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3 Questions with Taryn Schawillie, Vice President of Sales, Bank Support Division

3 Questions with Taryn Schawillie, Vice President of Sales, Bank Support Division


Taryn is an innovative professional who works diligently to understand the needs of City National Bank's small business clients in Los Angeles, New York and DC. Her goal is to establish long-term relationships by developing client-centric solutions and exceeding client expectations.

Recently, we asked Taryn about her experience working at First American.

Q: What is the best part about your job? 

A: I love that each day brings something new. I never have the same conversation twice with clients and there’s always something unique that comes up that makes the day exciting. I enjoy hearing the stories that my clients have and feeling like the service that I offer truly is making a difference in their business.

Q: What do you like about First American?  

A: The culture at First American is unbeatable. I’m proud to say that the people I work with on a daily basis have become some of my best friends.

Q: What does your successful career mean for you personally?

A: A successful career to me means continuing to reach my goals and better myself year after year. I love the financial stability I’ve been provided to support myself and do the things I love.  

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Taryn received her Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Mansfield University of Pennsylvania. She concentrated in Marketing and graduated with a minor in Communication. She spent her last semester in Milan, Italy where she furthered her studies in business and communications.

Taryn currently lives in Rochester, New York.


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