Managing Director, Commercial Banking
Jeff Schelter is managing director of commercial banking for Alliance Bank of Arizona, where he leads commercial and industrial banking teams throughout the Phoenix Metropolitan area and Northern Arizona. He is an experienced resource in helping companies develop tailored financing and cash management needs to meet their short-term and long-term objectives.
Mr. Schelter joined Alliance Bank of Arizona in 2005, and has worked with companies across a broad spectrum of industries including medical & professional, staffing, manufacturing, contractors, finance companies, education, and specialty industries. Through his time at Alliance Bank, he has volunteered and worked with several local non-profits to provide guidance on financial matters, and has most notably served as a board member for Junior Achievement of Arizona for the past four years. He also serves on the Loan Committee of CDC Small Business Finance, a trusted nonprofit which offers financing options to small businesses in Arizona, California, and Nevada and is a member of Arizona Business Leadership.
Mr. Schelter earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance/Business Administration at the University of Arizona.
Alliance Bank of Arizona, a division of Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, helps business clients realize their ambitions. Founded in 2003, Alliance Bank of Arizona offers a full spectrum of loan, deposit and treasury management capabilities, plus superior service. With 10 offices in Greater Phoenix, Tucson and Flagstaff, along with Western Alliance Bank’s powerful array of specialized financial services, the banking division is a valued resource for Arizona’s business, real estate, professional, municipal and nonprofit communities. Alliance Bank’s wide-ranging commitment to giving back to its communities earned the prestigious 2018 Corporate Philanthropy Award from the Phoenix Business Journal. Western Alliance Bank is the primary subsidiary of Phoenix-based Western Alliance Bancorporation. One of the country’s top-performing banking companies, Western Alliance has ranked in the top 10 on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list for five consecutive years, 2016-2020, and was named #1 best-performing of the 50 largest public U.S. banks for 2019 by S&P Global Market Intelligence.