Executive Vice President
Martha Tuma is executive vice president and the chief human resources officer of City National Bank. Ms. Tuma is responsible for the development and implementation of the bank’s human resources strategy. She holds primary responsibility for talent management, leadership development, recruiting, training and education, compensation and benefits, payroll, workforce diversity, colleague engagement, colleague retention and colleague relations.
Ms. Tuma has more than 20 years of human resources experience and a strong track record of leading organizations through expansion and transformation. She joined City National from Charles Schwab & Co., where she managed a team of more than 300 human resources professionals and was recognized as one of the Most Influential Women in Bay Area Business by the San Francisco Business Times. She has also held senior human resources positions at Apple, Intel and Logitech.
Ms. Tuma is a graduate of the University of California, Irvine, and she holds a master’s degree in public administration from California State University, Hayward (now California State University, East Bay). She also has completed Stanford University’s Human Resource Executive Program. Active in the community, she serves on the board of the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California and on the advisory committee for Kaiser Permanente’s Zero Breast Cancer initiative.