Diedra Porché is the Senior Vice President, Manager for the Government and Not-for-Profit Business Banking division covering the Western Region. She oversees the line of business that handles the banking and finance needs of Municipal and Not-for-Profit clients.
Prior to her current role, Diedra served as the Market Manager for Los Angeles Business Banking (2012-2017), handling the financial needs for clients up to $20MM in annual revenue. Preceding that she was Division Manager in Houston Texas for the Government Banking Team in the Commercial Banking group (2007-2012). Having been with Chase Bank for over 25 years, her prior positions include various leadership and managements roles in Retail, Business Banking and the Commercial Bank.
Diedra is currently an executive board member for the Western Bankers Association in California representing JP Morgan Chase. Additionally Diedra is the co-chair of the Los Angeles Chase Market Leadership Team and involved in local and national Civic Engagement on behalf of the firm. She is passionate about community involvement and serves as a board director for EmpowHer, a local organization whose mission is to enrich and develop young girls as well. Additionally, she is the Program Director for the South Los Angeles Chapter of Jack and Jill Incorporated.
Diedra lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Kerry Porché and their two children, Rachel and Jonathan. Diedra is also a member of Faithful Central Bible Church where she participates in various church and community activities. A Houston native, she earned her B.A. degree in 1991 (Bachelor of Arts, Political Science) and a M.A. in 1994 (Master’s Public Administration) from the Texas A&M University.