Vice President of SBA Lending
Eleina Leon, Vice President and Director of SBA Lending, started with Guaranty Bank & Trust in October 2017. Ms. Leon started her SBA career in 2006 with Enchantment Land Certified Development Company, specializing in SBA 504 loans. She then served three years in the SBA Operations Department at BBVA Compass in Dallas, one of the largest SBA lenders in the country. Ms. Leon’s time at BBVA Compass honed her SBA 504 lending capabilities and exposed her to SBA 7A lending. After leaving BBVA Compass with extensive knowledge and expertise in SBA lending, Eleina went to AccessBank Texas as an SBA Business Development Officer. In her four and a half years as a Business Development Officer for AccessBank, Eleina assisted the bank in becoming an SBA Preferred Lender, and grew the SBA portfolio to over $25 million. Eleina is a graduate of Friends University, Wichita, KS where she earned her B. S. in Business Administration.