Sterling Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:STSA) today announced that its President & Chief Executive Officer Greg Seibly and Chief Financial Officer Patrick Rusnak are scheduled to present at the Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Bank Investor Conference in Boston on Feb. 28, 2013. Sterling’s presentation is scheduled to commence at 10:45 a.m. PST. A link to the presentation webcast will be available at www.sterlingfinancialcorporation.com. About Sterling Financial CorporationSterling Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:STSA) of Spokane, Washington is the bank holding company for Sterling Savings Bank, a Washington state chartered and federally insured commercial bank. Sterling Savings Bank does business as Sterling Bank and, in California, as Sonoma Bank. Sterling offers banking products and services, mortgage lending, and trust and investment products to individuals, small businesses, corporations and other commercial organizations. As of December 31, 2012, Sterling had assets of $9.24 billion and operated depository branches in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and California. Visit Sterling’s website at www.bankwithsterling.com.