SVP Business Development
Jim Howell boasts a wealth of experience spanning multiple decades. For the past 18 years, he has served as a correspondent for Zions, and he collaborates closely with his wife, Jackie, who serves as his loan processor.
Jim's professional background extends beyond his current role and includes involvement in construction lending within the oil and gas sector, as well as leasing computer equipment. He has also accumulated extensive experience in small business lending, having worked at Zions, GE Capital, and briefly at IBM. In reflecting on his career journey, Jim humorously describes it as a "roller coaster ride."
His educational background features studies in business and computer systems at the University of Colorado in Denver. Jim is married and has three adult daughters, all of whom share a passion for golf.
In recent times, Jim has established a close working relationship with Harvest RSM Clark Stephens, successfully facilitating the funding of more than $10 million in SBA deals through Harvest.