Pete serves as National Sales Manager for the Government Guaranteed Lending Team at Coastal States Bank. With over 25 years’ experience in SBA Lending, and prior to joining the bank in 2017, he held sales management roles at CIT, Square 1 Bank and a few others. Prior to sales management, Pete was a Business Development Officer with CIT, Amresco and Heller Financial. Pete holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration/finance from St. Bonaventure University.
Jeff brings 30 years of industry experience to his position as Business Development Officer at CSB. Jeff specializes in 7A & USDA Lending. Jeff is a long-standing member of the Rotary Club of Traverse City, Michigan, and currently serves as vice chair on the board of Rotary Charities, a foundation established by the local Rotary Club when oil was discovered on Rotary owned land. He is married with 3 adult children.
Tre’ brings nearly 20 years of industry experienced to CSB. He specializes in SBA 7A Loans and Strategic Franchise Relationships. Tre' and his wife live in Collierville, TN, and when not working, enjoy playing tennis and salt water fishing.
Gwen brings 30 years of industry experience to her position as Business Development Officer at CSB. Gwen specializes in 7A / 504 / USDA Lending for the West Coast. She is actively involved in the business financial and real estate services community having obtained Series 7, 66, insurance licenses; a real estate license as well as Chartered Retirement Counseling certification. She provides her clients a holistic approach to finding financing solutions that match their business and personal financial goals and objectives. She resides in Seattle and Westport, Washington where she loves to enjoy the beach with her family of 3 and her dog while they watch surfers ride the big waves of the Pacific Ocean.