Pathway Lending welcomes its newest team member Jeff Goff who joins as Senior Vice President of Lending. With over 25 years of experience, Jeff brings extensive business lending, community banking and market development experience to the role. Jeff will lead Pathway’s eight-member lending team with responsibility for directing lending and sales functions across all target markets and geographies Pathway serves.
With more than $100 million in loans outstanding, Pathway is among the largest non-depository Community Development Financial Institution in the nation. In 2018, Pathway Lending originated more than $44.7 million in small business, energy efficiency, and affordable multifamily housing loans in Tennessee, Alabama, and the greater Memphis metropolitan area.
“Pathway’s work in underserved communities makes the impossible doable, and I’m proud to support that mission. I admire the balance this team has achieved between margin and mission- as its growth and impacts attest- and I’m ready to lend my hand in making a difference for this team and these communities,” said Jeff.
Jeff’s career spans fifteen years in c-level executive roles for credit unions and community banks and numerous accolades, including New Hampshire’s “Most Influential under 40” and New Hampshire Community Banker of the Year. Working from Pathway Lending’s headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee, the role returns him to his native city and state.
Pathway offers loans and educational services to small businesses with a focus on serving veteran, women, minority and rural business owners and low-to-moderate income communities. Pathway Lending is propelling meaningful economic growth and bringing opportunity to the entrepreneurs across Tennessee and Alabama, as well as and in parts of Arkansas, Kentucky and Mississippi.
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