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Tyler Cunningham

Assistant Vice President SBA Enterprise

Tyler Cunningham is assistant vice president, SBA market specialist for Western Alliance Bank’s SBA Enterprise division. While primarily focused on Nevada clients, Tyler assists new and existing clients across the Western Alliance Bank footprint through the SBA loan process. 

Based in Phoenix, Mr. Cunningham has extensive knowledge of SBA standard operating procedures and has specialized in SBA lending since 2016. His experience includes loan processing, underwriting and portfolio management. 

Mr. Cunningham earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with a concentration in Finance, from the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona. 

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First Independent Bank

First Independent Bank, a division of Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, delivers relationship banking that puts clients at the center of everything. Founded in 1999, First Independent Bank offers a full spectrum of tailored commercial banking solutions delivered with outstanding service. With offices in Reno, Sparks, Carson City and Fallon, First Independent Bank is part of Western Alliance Bancorporation, which has more than $70 billion in assets. Major accolades include being ranked as a top U.S. bank in 2023 by American Banker and Bank Director. As a regional bank with significant national capabilities, First Independent Bank delivers the reach, resources and local market expertise that make a difference for customers.