John Guedry is Chief Executive Officer of the Bank of Nevada and First Independent Bank divisions of Western Alliance Bank. Mr. Guedry has 30+ years of experience in financial services and related industries in Nevada.
Prior to joining Bank of Nevada in August 2011, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of Business Bank of Nevada until it was purchased in 2007 by City National Bank, where he remained as Executive Vice President before joining CB Richard Ellis as a Managing Partner.
Mr. Guedry serves as a board and executive committee member of the Las Vegas Metro Chamber (Chair-elect), Public Education Foundation (Treasurer), UNLV Foundation Board. The Economic Club of Nevada and the Las Vegas Bowl. He is also a past Chairman of the Nevada Bankers Association and Leadership Las Vegas Council for the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce. He is a graduate of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, with a degree in business management.