SBA Business Development Officer
With more than 10 years in the commercial banking industry, Shaima Namazifard has held business lending positions in retail banking, business banking, commercial banking and Small Business Administration.
The University of Arizona graduate, who has an MBA from the University of Phoenix, takes a collaborative approach to lending. Her goal is to add value for clients and prospects by creating efficiencies for their businesses and providing solutions to their specific needs.
Namazifard is president of CREW Tucson and El Rio Vecinos. She also serves on the board of directors for El Rio Foundation, the Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, YMCA of Southern Arizona and Southern Arizona Land Trust. She also is a member of Angel Charity for Children.
The Tucson native received the Wells Fargo 2019 Pinnacle Award and is gratified that work and service give her a front row seat to Tucson’s growth. “Tucson has a lot of heart and soul and we have so much to offer: It is a city built on relationships and it is very conquerable,” she said.