Lending Partner Update: Green Bank

Coffman Leads Green Bank's Lending Team

In an effort to grow its small business book of business, Green Bank, N.A., Houston, has announce the hiring of a three-member government guaranteed lending team from Plains State Bank in Humble. Leading the team will be Kevin Coffman as Senior Vice President and government guaranteed lending manager. The news was reported in an article by Collin Eaton in the Houston Business Journal.

Joining Coffman are Bill Ridgway, Senior Vice President, and Kandace Moon, Vice President. Together, the lending team in fiscal year 2011 produced $26 million in SBA loans, ranking their performance sixth highest in dollar total, according to the 2012 Houston Business Journal's 2012 Book of Lists.

The new lending group will serve the whole state using Green Bank's footprint in the Greater Houston market, Dallas, and Austin. The group will handle SBA guaranteed lending (preferred lender status) and US Department of Agriculture guaranteed lending programs.

Article from Bankers Digest | December 17, 2012 | Vol. 141, No. 23