Amanda Chadwick, U.S. Bank branch manager in Crescent City, has won U.S. Bank's Pinnacle Award, the company's highest employee achievement honor.

Chadwick was among the top 20 percent of top performing branch managers nationwide to win U.S. Bank's award for outstanding achievement and superior performance and was recently recognized at a company gathering.

Gloria Schell, region president for U.S. Bank in Southern Oregon and Northern California, said, "Chadwick deserves tremendous congratulations for this achieve-ment as she does a superb job ensuring our customer's expectations are not only met, but exceeded."

Chadwick is a dedicated community volunteer. After working with the Del Norte County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) program, Chadwick decided to become a foster parent to have a direct impact on the lives of children in court custody. Also, she volunteers her leadership skills with the Community Assistance League, an organization helping low income individuals and families with critical expenses.