March 1, 2017
Nancy Gibeau, Senior Vice President, covers the state of Rhode Island and southeastern Massachusetts. Nancy has over 25 years of experience in banking and lending, and completed course work with RMA (LORS Program), Babson College School for Commercial Lending, and NAGGL (National Association for Guaranteed Government Lenders).
She previously served as the Senior Manager of Lending Services for the New Bedford Economic Development Council where she established an SBA Micro Loan Program through the assistance of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Massachusetts District Office. The result was numerous grants to the City for technical assistance and the funding of programs such as “MBA in a Day” for small business owners. Prior to that, she was a Small Business Lender for Compass Bank for Savings providing 7(a) and direct loans to the fisheries industry.
Nancy received two awards from SBA including the Woman in Business Champion Award for Massachusetts as well as for the New England Region.
Nancy graduated from the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth with a B.S. in Management and is fluent in Portuguese