Brian leads GTE’s Community Financial Centers, Member Care center, Member Payment Systems, Member Loyalty, Member Strategies and Marketing departments, along with its Investment and Insurance groups. Prior to joining GTE, Brian worked at Grow Financial Federal Credit Union where he served as the Chief Lending and Operations Officer.
He has been in the financial services industry for over 20 years, holding senior management positions at national and regional banks. Brian brings a diverse background in commercial and consumer banking, collections, operations, retail strategy, process improvement, investment and risk portfolio management, organizational branding and troubled business restructuring.
Brian holds a B.S. in Marketing from Wright State University, as well as an M.A. in Business and Administration from Saint Leo University. He has also graduated from the RMA School of Commercial Underwriting and Portfolio Management, and has received his accreditation with Six Sigma as a master black belt.
Currently, Brian serves on the Tampa and Hillsborough Economic Development Task Force as Committee Member and sits on the board of the Boys and Girls Club as Corporate Board Member.