GTE Financial, one of Florida’s largest credit unions, has named Manuel Aguilar, as their new Vice President of Business Services and Tedd Doucette as Vice President of Administration.
“We are thrilled to welcome Manuel to our growing team at GTE Financial. He has 20 years of experience with commercial banking and will bring new ideas to our business portfolio,” says Dona Svehla, Chief Lending Officer of GTE Financial.
Aguilar is a business professional with an extensive financial background and exceptional leadership and strategic skills. He most recently spent 18 years at Regions Bank, where he developed successful training programs for their branch business strategy. Aguilar brings to GTE Financial an outstanding passion for banking that will enhance the credit union’s business products and services platform.
Doucette joins the team from JLL/BMO Harris Bank. In his most current role, he managed the BMO Harris Bank Facilities portfolio for the Florida and Midwest Regions – 70 sites across Florida, Kansas, Missouri and Illinois. Doucette’s skillset includes analytical corporate real estate management with demonstrated expertise in facilities management, design and space planning, construction and project management.
“Tedd is committed to advancing the performance of our organization’s real estate assets. We are excited to welcome him to the GTE Financial family, and we know he will make a significant impact in our organization,” says Jennifer Maxfield, Chief Strategy Officer.
About GTE Financial:
GTE Financial is a not for profit financial cooperative with more than $2 billion in assets and 24 Community Financial Centers located throughout West Central Florida. Chartered in 1935, GTE Financial is locally owned and operated in the Tampa Bay area, serving more than 240,000 individuals and businesses. More information on GTE Financial can be found at www.gtefinancial.org.